Re: Sawfish doesn't work properly with keybindings while using non-us keyboard layout

On 11/20/07, Janek Kozicki <janek_listy wp pl> wrote:

> > > You can configure in "customize bindings" a second binding for
> > > ISO_Level3_Shift-Tab for window cycling.
> > >
> > > When you change keyboard layout the meaning of keyboard keys gets
> > > changed. So you need to add new keybindings that reflect the new
> > > layout.
> > >
> > Yes. I and have made, but i don`t think it`s right enough.
> > You so do not consider?
> I don't understand...
> 1. you think it's not right that after change of keyboard layout you
> need to change bindings?

Yes, in my opinion it's not really correct, because X server (in
particular xkb) uses the same keysum for modifiers in any keyboard
layout. So why sawfish distinguishes between them?

> 2. or after you've done that, it still doesn't work?

No. After this changes everything works.

> You can have multiple keybindings for the same command, so that
> finally they will work with all your keyboard layouts.

It's understood. But why it extends on modifiers (alt, hyper, etc.) keys?

With best regards, Alex A. Smirnov
mailto: sceptic13 gmail com

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