[kde] [hardy] print screen button does not work

Bug #185479 reported by sauronsmatrix on 2008-01-23
10
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
kdebase (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Richard Johnson

Bug Description

In Kubuntu 8.04 alpha three with KDE4, the printscreen button fails to do anything.

Computer Specs:
hp tx1000z
2.2 ghz AMD Turion TL-64
2 Gigs RAM
120 GB HDD

when i try to configure the keyboard shortcuts, everything becomes very glitchy.

For example, when I try to click on things, it selects the window as a whole and i can only drag windows around.

help?

Richard Johnson (nixternal) wrote :

Print Screen I don't think is mapped by default and that is more than likely the problem. I had mapped my Func+PrtSc to open KSnapShot as it had in KDE 3. This will probably all be completed by the distributions eventually once KDE 4 levels out and stables itself a bit more. Thank you for this report!

Changed in kdebase-kde4:
assignee: nobody → nixternal
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in kdebase-kde4:
importance: Low → Wishlist
Yuriy Kozlov (yuriy-kozlov) wrote :

In KDE 3, print screen was set up in Kubuntu to launch ksnapshot with kubuntu_97_khotkeys_alt_print_shortcut.diff in kdebase. This needs to be done in KDE 4 as well.

Looking at https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=122288 I don't think upstream is going to do it.

Changed in kdebase-kde4:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
kko (kko) wrote :

Apologies if I shouldn't have marked this one as a duplicate (since this is already "triaged"), but there was an earlier report with similar content. Please reverse the action if you think it more appropriate.

pukyxd (pukyxd) wrote :

In Kubuntu using KDE3 it work fine by default. I think it would be great that in the intrepid release it will work again, I think it's not a difficult think to do.

Harald Sitter (apachelogger) wrote :

I guess you will provide a debdiff? Considering it isn't difficult anyway...

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