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Bug 80464

Summary: Estonian keyboard pipe key doesn't work
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Fred New <fred.new2911>
Component: XFree86Assignee: Mike A. Harris <mharris>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description Fred New 2002-12-26 21:34:11 UTC
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Description of problem:
Using an Estonian keyboard layout, when I press <AltGr>+"<"  I get "<".

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. In X, open a terminal or gedit.
2. Press <AltGr> + "<".

Actual Results:  <

Expected Results:  | (I had to use the character map to get this.)

Additional info:

On my Estonian keyboard, the <, >, | key is between the left shift key and Z. 
From a virtual console, the showkey command shows a scan code of 86.

The keyboard for the virtual consoles works correctly and also in the X of Red
Hat 8.0.

This is probably related to bug 79404, but it doesn't seem to exactly match what
Jaanus is describing.  I can confirm that < and > appear when you press <AltGr>
and ; and :, respectively, and this may not be correct.  But it's more important
that we be able to get a pipe character out of this keyboard.

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2002-12-27 04:05:37 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 79404 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:50:36 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.