Bug 357133 - Please merge numpad +-,*/ (and perhaps numbers) with alphanumeric counterparts
Summary: Please merge numpad +-,*/ (and perhaps numbers) with alphanumeric counterparts
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 183458
Alias: None
Product: frameworks-kglobalaccel
Classification: Frameworks and Libraries
Component: general (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Platform: Other Linux
: NOR wishlist
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Martin Flöser
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Reported: 2015-12-24 22:19 UTC by Thomas Lübking
Modified: 2017-06-18 21:08 UTC (History)
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Description Thomas Lübking 2015-12-24 22:19:20 UTC
QKeySequence (ie. the local action system) doesn't distinguish between them and (thus?) KKeySequenceButton and the other suspects do neither (you get "Ctrl++" whether you used the alphanum or the num block to enter it)

In a way this is a regression (because one could distinguish years before and the keys are treated different by X11 and Qt sets the Qt::KeypadModifier on the event, but status quo is that the mentioned numeric block keys are virtually dead as shortcuts.

So better take them as equivalent?

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 David Faure 2017-06-18 21:08:36 UTC
Numpad keys are now treated differently.

https://phabricator.kde.org/D6226 (for recording, and this is enough to make them work in all apps)

And for kglobalaccel, the patches are up:

See also https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=183458.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 183458 ***