wheeler at kde.org
Sat Jan 8 18:57:18 GMT 2005
On Saturday 08 January 2005 16:02, Gunnar Schmi Dt wrote:
> Sticky Keys: Usefull if you cannot press two keys simultaneously. Basicly
> the modifier keys work like lock keys. (Keyboard gesture: press Shift 5
> consecutive times)
This causes some interesting interactions by default with the two most popular
movie players on *nix, so should probably be reconsidered --
MPlayer and Xine, to prevent the screensaver from being activated, send a
shift key press every few seconds. In Xine the default is 10. This of
course can be deactivated on the player side, but it's rather confusing when
you start watching a movie and every 50 seconds you have a dialog pop up
informing you that the sticky keep settings have changed.
Would it perhaps be possible to use a different key?
There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer
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