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Bug#415451: xautomation: xte misinterprets '/' as '7'.

On Mon, 19 Mar 2007 18:50:22 +0100, Matej Vela <vela@debian.org> wrote:

> "Herman Robak" <herman@opera.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'?

  It's Norwegian.

> 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.

Herman Robak

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