Strange behaviour of elementary entry and illume keyboard. Did anybody noticed it?

Marcel tanuva at
Wed Oct 28 19:36:08 CET 2009

Oh yes, I got VERY annoyed from that f*cking inconsistent backspace
behaviour! Sorry, this had to be written. Its so annoying when editing
text after having typed a few sentences, although I couldn't make out
any rule behind that.

Am Mittwoch, den 28.10.2009, 19:15 +0100 schrieb Laszlo KREKACS: 
> Hi!
> Have anybody noticed, when you type some text in a elementary entry,
> then you click on any other element (a button for example) and you
> click again on the entry.
> Now the cursor is still at the end of the text. But when you send some
> chars using illume
> keyword it inserts the chars *before the last char*.
> And what is really strange: The backspace button (or swiping left on
> the keyboard) does erase the LAST char.
> Even after you inserted some chars already before the last char. The
> backspace still erase the last char.
> Once you erased one char from the end (using backspace), you are back
> to the normal behaviour.
> The cursor is at the end, when you type chars, it inserted at the end,
> and the backspace deletes the last
> char too.
> Any possible explanation?
> Best regards,
>  Laszlo
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