X2Go Bug report logs - #348
x2goserver screws up keyboard for Mac users

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Package: x2goserver; Maintainer for x2goserver is X2Go Developers <x2go-dev@lists.x2go.org>; Source for x2goserver is src:x2goserver.

Reported by: Anders Bruun Olsen <abo@dsl.dk>

Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2013 10:48:01 UTC

Severity: critical

Tags: pending

Merged with 481

Found in versions,,

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Hello everybody,

I am running the x2goserver (x2goserver/precise on a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server and try to connect from a Mac OS X Mavericks with x2goclient and am facing the keyboard issues since I updated the server from

Since then I tried many things to come back to a functioning keyboard layout, like changing the keyboard layout options on the x2go client preferences, changing settings of XQuartz 2.7.5 — all without success.

Now I even tried manually applying the patch [1], though that also didn’t help. Since it seems that this is the only change between these two versions linked to that issue, I am unsure how to proceed. 

Hopefully we are able to figure out a solution, since this is unfortunately a showstopper for Mac users.

Kind regards and thank you everybody for your help!

[1] http://code.x2go.org/gitweb?p=x2goserver.git;a=commitdiff;h=e6f2ea27d78d8db29bf7119979cc3913e42b2e6e

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