[maemo-users] PR 1.2 hardware keyboard long-press and vi

From: Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Date: Mon Jun 7 17:10:13 EEST 2010
On Mon, Jun 07, 2010 at 04:03:06PM +0300, Matan Ziv-Av wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Jun 2010, Marius Gedminas wrote:
>> PR 1.2 makes a long press of a hardware key enter the Fn-shifted
>> character displayed on the key.  Well, what it actually does, is enter
>> the normal character, followed by Backspace, followed by the Fn-shifted
>> character.  This doesn't work well with vi, which interprets every
>> character as a separate command.
>> Is there a way to disable this feature and return the regular key
>> autorepeat?
> gconftool -s -t bool /apps/osso/inputmethod/ext_kb_repeat_enabled {false/true}
> See here:
> http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=52694

Thank you!

Marius Gedminas
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Lisp, you could try telling him it's XML.
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