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bug #52691: shift key depressed state lost after first subsequent keystroke

Submitted by:  Felix Miata <mrmazda>
Submitted on:  Tue 19 Dec 2017 11:03:36 AM UTC  
Category:  User Interface Severity:  Major
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  None
Status:  None Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Originator Name:  Felix Miata
Open/Closed:  Open Release: 
Release:  2.02 Reproducibility:  Every Time
Planned Release:  None

Tue 19 Dec 2017 11:03:36 AM UTC, original submission:

keyboard used via PS/2 connector
Booting UEFI mode
Same problem with openSUSE Tumbleweed, openSUSE 15.0alpha, and Debian Stretch versions of Grub 2.02.

To reproduce:
1-hit e key to edit a menu selection
2-hold down right or left shift key
3-type ROOT with other fingers

Actual result:

Expected result:

Workarounds are to press and release shift key for each wanted keystroke, or to use CAPSLOCK.

Felix Miata <mrmazda>


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