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Bug ID: JDK-7155378 Need utils api/field which determines the dead key
JDK-7155378 : Need utils api/field which determines the dead key

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
2012-03-20
Status:
Resolved
Updated Date:
2013-04-21
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2012-12-04
Component:
client-libs
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
java.awt
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
6u24
Fixed Versions:
8

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Sub Tasks

Description
SHORT SUMMARY:

ER/RFE to implement comprehensive api/fields which determines 
whether the key event is a dead key

INDICATORS: N/a
COUNTER INDICATORS: N/a
TRIGGERS: Dead key (keyboard) combinations leading to key events
KNOWN WORKAROUND: Awkward code patterns in Forms/EWT
PRESENT SINCE: 6 FCS
HOW TO VERIFY: TBD
NOTES FOR SE: TBD
REGRESSION: n

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Comments
EVALUATION

The fix is separated on the following issues:
Windows: 7197619 Using modifiers for the dead key detection on Windows
Mac OS X:  
  7196547 [macosx] Implement dead key detection for KeyEvent
  7199180: [macosx] Dead keys handling for input methods
                                     
2012-09-11
I mark this issue as fixed because all related issues has been already fixed in JDK 8.
                                     
2012-12-04



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