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Bug 224185 - Kernel Magic Keys will print the screen
Summary: Kernel Magic Keys will print the screen
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 6
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-01-24 15:38 UTC by Juan
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 2.6.19-1.2911.6.5.fc6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-03-13 16:06:23 UTC

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Description Juan 2007-01-24 15:38:50 UTC
Description of problem:

Pressing kernel magic keys (Alt+SysRq+key) the screen will be printed. It seems
that the combination Alt+SysRq is understood like PrintScreen.

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

Fedora Core 6

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Hold Alt key
2. Press PrintScreen/SysRq
Actual results:

3. A print screen will be requested

Expected results:

3- No print screen should be requested

Additional info:

Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2007-01-25 19:22:40 UTC
Is this on a notebook computer?

Comment 2 Juan 2007-02-07 00:37:14 UTC
no, this is a desktop with spanish keyboard

Comment 3 Juan 2007-03-13 14:35:56 UTC
Since yesterday, (March 12, 2007) after updating the system with the patches in
fedora.updates, this does not happen anymore.


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