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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8172867

Dead key sequences do not produce KEY_PRESSED and KEY_TYPED events on Linux.

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 8, 9
    • Fix Version/s: tbd
    • Component/s: javafx
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    • Understanding:
      Fix Understood
    • OS:
      linux

      Description

      On Linux dead key typing sequence only send KEY_RELEASED for each key in it.
      For example, diacritic key sequences of French keyboard layout do not trigger listeners added as shown below:

      textnode.addEventHandler(KeyEvent.KEY_PRESSED, e -> ...)
      textnode.addEventHandler(KeyEvent.KEY_TYPED, e -> ...)
       

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              • Assignee:
                pbansal Pankaj Bansal
                Reporter:
                ssadetsky Semyon Sadetsky (Inactive)
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