Toggling keyboard layouts in 2008.8 update
lkml.bschauer at gmail.com
Wed Aug 27 11:44:19 CEST 2008
I think the intention of this thread is somehow different - There simply are
keys missing: Esc, Alt, Ctrl, Shift, up, down, left, right, ...
There was a keyboard giving us all those keys, but now they are gone....
So you can't forget it to edit a file on the Neo in vi or something like
that - but you'd need this at least for entering the nameserver into
On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 11:25 AM, Olivier Berger <oberger at ouvaton.org>wrote:
> Alex Fitzpatrick <agfitzp.openmoko at gmail.com> writes:
> > I feel like an idiot... oh well...
> > I was poking around looking for information on modifying keyboard
> > layouts and bumpted into this:
> > http://doc.trolltech.com/qtopia4.3/inputmethods-description.html
> > Which suggested to me that I had not tried all the possibilities with
> > the qtopia keyboard that I have grown to loath so quickly.
> > What I did discover was I an switch between "pages" of layouts by
> > stroking quickly up or down... like the "backspace" gesture only
> > vertically... and hey-presto... I have more characters... except enter?
> FYI, this has been documented for quite some time in
> http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Om_2008.8_Keyboard#Keyboard_guide :
> "Sliding your finger up/down changes between
> lowercase/uppercase/numbers/special characters. "
> Olivier BERGER
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