accessibility misfeatures

George Staikos staikos at
Mon Jan 10 19:55:05 GMT 2005

On Saturday 08 January 2005 07:46, Anders Lund wrote:
> Hi,
> Since updating kdelibs/kdebase last night, my keyboard beeps and blinks all
> the time if i hold down the shift key, and at some point i got popups
> warning me that something (slow keys?) was now enabled, and i could hold
> down the shift key for 5 secs to turn it off again. Now the popups does not
> appear anymore, and i dont know how my keyboard works. How do i turn that
> off completely? I really want to be able to hold my keys down for as long
> as i want without worrying about it changing how my keyboard works!

  Yes I went through the same ordeal.  It was quite annoying and confusing, 
and after I had "fixed" it, I rebooted and my keyboard wasn't working right 

George Staikos
KDE Developer
Staikos Computing Services Inc.

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