[Rpcemu] Keyboard probs with Linux RPCemu

Chris Williams diodesign at diodesign.co.uk
Mon Dec 15 15:01:57 EST 2008


On Sun, 14 Dec 2008, Gillian Seed wrote:

> On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 5:20 AM, Chris Williams
> <diodesign at diodesign.co.uk> wrote:
>> FWIW, I have terrible problems with keyboard repeat issues when running
>> RPCEmu in interpreter mode. After a few keypresses, I get a 'stuck down' key
>> and I have to kill the emulator. I'll investigate.
> Ok I'll hold the patch till you know more.

Here's a quick thought - wouldn't it be easier/more elegant to simply 
switch off keyboard repeat in the RISC OS kernel and rely on the host 
system to handle key repeats? There's an OS_Byte SWI call that will do it.

Chris Williams | http://www.diodesign.co.uk/

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