#347 rdesktop won't release keyboad after network disconnect

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2011-08-25
2011-08-25
Tomas Pospisek
No

If rdesktop looses the connection it won't release the keyboard and thus no other X application will be able to receive key events. Sometimes rdesktop will also grab the mouse.

See:
https://bugs.launchpad.net/debian/+source/rdesktop/+bug/81854
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/rdesktop/+bug/217868
http://bugs.debian.org/317068

etc.

Discussion

  • Tomas Pospisek
    Tomas Pospisek
    2011-08-25

    • labels: --> Keyboard Input
     
  • Maverick
    Maverick
    2012-11-15

    Any news about this bug?

    It also happens to me, Fedora 17 (x86_64), rdesktop-1.7.0-2.fc17.x86_64