When OSK is present, typing on physical keyboard usually does not trigger the OSK to disappear (X11 only)

Bug #1825297 reported by Betty Lin on 2019-04-18
10
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNOME Shell
New
Unknown
gnome-shell (Ubuntu)
Low
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Bionic
Undecided
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Disco
Undecided
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Eoan
Low
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)

Bug Description

I use a XPS 13 9380 laptop with Disco. When On-Screen-Keyboard is present, typing on physical keyboard usually doesn't trigger the OSK to disappear.
The problem only happen on X11 not on Wayland.

tags: added: osk
tags: added: touch
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report. Could you report the bug also upstream on https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-shell/issues ?

Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Betty Lin (bettyl) wrote :

@Sebastien Bacher
The issue submitted: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-shell/issues/1185

Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

See also bug 1825299

Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Betty Lin (bettyl) wrote :

@Sebastien Bacher

verdre responded:

This is caused by x11 not sending a device-changed event if no interaction happened with the OSK before using the physical keyboard.

https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-shell/issues/1185

Betty Lin (bettyl) on 2019-06-03
tags: added: rls-bb-incoming rls-ee-incoming
Changed in gnome-shell:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
tags: removed: rls-bb-incoming rls-ee-incoming
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Bionic):
assignee: nobody → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Disco):
assignee: nobody → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
status: New → Triaged
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: New → Triaged
summary: - When OSK is present, typing on physical keyboard usually dose not
+ When OSK is present, typing on physical keyboard usually does not
trigger the OSK to disappear (X11 only)
To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers

Remote bug watches

Bug watches keep track of this bug in other bug trackers.