Kopete can't insert new line

Bug #373302 reported by Joel Goguen on 2009-05-07
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Kopete
Confirmed
Medium
kdenetwork (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

In Ubuntu 8.04, pressing Enter in Kopete would send a message, and pressing Ctrl+Enter would add a new line. Now, in Ubuntu 9.04, pressing Enter still sends a message but pressing Ctrl+Enter does nothing.

==== Original question text ====
In 8.04:
ENTER - send message
CTRL+ENTER - add new line

In 9.04:
ENTER - send message
CTRL+ENTER - nothing

Joel Goguen (jgoguen) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to help make Ubuntu better. I've converted your question to a bug report, since what you describe is a bug in software provided with Ubuntu. As a workaround, please try pressing Shift+Enter and let us know if that inserts a new line for you.

I have found an upstream bug report that describes this issue, as well as presents the workaround, so I will set this bug as Triaged and let the developers handle it from here.

Thanks again for taking the time to help make Ubuntu better!

affects: ubuntu → kopete (Ubuntu)
Changed in kopete (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Changed in kopete:
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Jonathan Thomas (echidnaman) wrote :

Kopete lives in kdenetwork since Gutsy.

affects: kopete (Ubuntu) → kdenetwork (Ubuntu)
Alexey Androsov (doochik) wrote :

shift+enter adds new line, but it's strange! I use kopete for several years and always use ctrl+enter.

xwild (wildadmin) wrote :

I', also always use ctrl+enter..
I think it's necessary to add the shortcut to add new line.

Harald Sitter (apachelogger) wrote :

Closing in favor of the report at bugs.kde.org please follow for updates on this issue there.

Thanks!

Changed in kdenetwork (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Invalid
Changed in kopete:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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