Bug#415451: xautomation: xte misinterprets '/' as '7'.
On Mon, 19 Mar 2007 18:50:22 +0100, Matej Vela <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> "Herman Robak" <email@example.com> writes:
>> I can not use xte to send strings containing '/' into the X client being
>> tested. xte interprets '/' as '7'. In my case this is a showstopper,
>> since I need to pass URLs to the program.
> I'm guessing this is a German-style keyboard, where '/' is Shift+'7'?
> Are the symptoms different if you use the US keymap?
I don't switch keymaps lightly. However, entering the key that
is mapped to '/' on US keyboards is not a workaround: That gives
me '-', which is correct for my mapping.