illume keyboard on desktop

Alastair Johnson alastair at
Mon Nov 3 18:52:19 CET 2008

Mathieu Rochette wrote:
> Hello,
> As I use enlightenement on my desktop and illume is now in trunk, I
> tried to  launch illume on desktop.
> That works very well with the script provided. however, I don't know
> how to show the keyboard, the 'qwerty' button does net seems to work
> :s
> How can I do that? is it because there is a real keyboard connected?
> that will be hard to remove my keyboard from my laptop :p

IIRC illume checks hal for keyboard devices, and doesn't show the 
onscreen keyboard if there's a physical one connected. I guess this may 
be a problem for laptops with a tablet mode.

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