JDK-6627324 : Alt Graph doesnot generate any key event when pressing in German locale
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: client-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.awt
  • Affected Version: 5.0u11,6,6u10
  • Priority: P2
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: linux,solaris
  • CPU: x86,sparc
  • Submitted: 2007-11-07
  • Updated: 2011-01-19
  • Resolved: 2008-05-15
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6u10Fixed 7 b27Fixed
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EVALUATION This should be fixed in jdk7 with easy backport to jdk6 but not to 5.0. Fix would be, just adding a line to an internal hashtable tying X keycode XK_ISO_Level3_Shift with Java keycode VK_ALT_GRAPH. I'll fix it as soon as jdk7 will be open for putbacks.