Copy-paste and text selection doesn't work when caps-lock is on

Bug #1664205 reported by Marco Trevisan (Treviño) on 2017-02-13
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nux (Ubuntu)
Medium
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Xenial
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Bug Description

[Impact]
Text entry doesn't properly accept Ctrl+[letter] based shortcuts when Caps Lock is on

[Test case]
0) Set Caps-Lock on in your keyboard
1) Open dash, and write something
2) Ctrl+A should select all the text, Ctrl+C should copy,
   Ctrl+V should paste and Ctrl+X should cut

Currently they don't work unless caps-lock is turned off

[Possible regression]
Ctrl+[letter] shortcuts or Ins based shortcuts for text selection handling won't work anymore

Related branches

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package nux - 4.0.8+17.04.20170213-0ubuntu1

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nux (4.0.8+17.04.20170213-0ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=medium

  * TextEntry: Make sure Ctr+{C,V,X,A} work with caps-lock on (LP:
    #1664205)

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:22:38 +0000

Changed in nux (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
description: updated

Hello Marco, or anyone else affected,

Accepted nux into xenial-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nux/4.0.8+16.04.20170816-0ubuntu1 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed.Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-xenial to verification-done-xenial. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-xenial. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

Changed in nux (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-xenial
dinamic (dinamic6661) wrote :

FIXED FOR ME

tags: added: verification-done verification-done-xenial
removed: verification-needed verification-needed-xenial
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