[maemo-users] X Server Keyboard not working

From: Tim Ashman tim at ashmans.net
Date: Sun Dec 13 20:03:46 EET 2009
Ok, just tried openoffice remote like you showed at that does work,  so it 
appears to be a problem with kmail or maybe kde apps.  I'll do a little more 
exploring if anyone knows how a kde app would be different from openoffice 
please give me a clue.

thanks again


On Sunday 13 December 2009 08:37:12 am Tim Ashman wrote:
> I just noticed today that when I ssh into my home linux box from my n900
> and launch an app that the hardware keyboard does not register for the app.
>  The mouse still does, so the menus work, etc but once I click into a field
> I get the I-Beam indicator that usually means I can type, but when I type
> nothing. Once I close the app I then can see that my keystrokes are on the
> command line of my remoted box.
> What am I doing wrong I'm using the same command I always used on my 800
> and 810.
> ssh user at computer  -X
> then for example to launch kmail I type   kmail &
> Is there some keyboard mapping that needs to be done on the n900??
> please help this is one of the main uses I use my nokia tablet for (yes
> tablet not phone)  and if I can't do this anymore I feel like I may need to
> jump back to the n810 and begin looking for a new device that can do this
> still.
> thank you
> tim
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