On Screen Keyboard needs work.

John Seghers jseghers at cequint.com
Tue Jul 17 18:30:23 CEST 2007

Thank you, I'll give that a try.

On another note, has anyone done the work to allow they physical keyboard of
a machine running QEMU to supply input to the on-screen keyboard--and thus
to the current input target?

This would certainly make interaction with the emulator much easier.

- John

> -----Original Message-----
> From: openmoko-devel-bounces at lists.openmoko.org [mailto:openmoko-devel-
> bounces at lists.openmoko.org] On Behalf Of Visti Andresen
> Sent: Monday, July 16, 2007 2:58 PM
> To: openmoko-devel at lists.openmoko.org
> Subject: Re: On Screen Keyboard needs work.
> On Mon, 16 Jul 2007 12:28:17 -0700
> "John Seghers" <jseghers at cequint.com> wrote:
> > Bryce Leo wrote:
> > > I've been playing around more and more with the emulated OpenMoko
> > > environment and I absolutely loath that On screen keyboard.
> >
> > I, too, have been using it.  I've also been using it with the Terminal
> app.
> > There are a number of problems.
> >
> > 1) There seems to be no way to enter control characters. How are we,
> then,
> > to enter ^C, ^D, or ^Z to a terminal? While these may not be needed for
> > everyday apps, they surely are needed when having to use the terminal.
> >
> Select the non thumb keyboard to press ctrl
> (You select it by pressing the outer right side of the keyboard icon
> (I suppose it's a keyboard icon (mine is just a grey area))

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