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Bug#505746: xserver-xorg-input-evdev: Keys pressed under Xorg affect tty

On Fri, Nov 14, 2008 at 22:18:33 +0100, Lionel Le Folgoc wrote:

> On my MacBook1,1, since the latest upgrade to, keys pressed in a
> graphical session in Xorg are leaking to the underlying tty. For example, if I
> stop gdm and switch to tty7, I can see what I typed during my graphical session.
> But the most annoying fact is that ctrl+c affects the tty as well, and kills
> Xorg immediately.
> This seems to be related to this change:
> [...]
>   * New upstream release.
>     + don't grab the device by default
> [...]
> since if I revert back to the old evdev behaviour (with the GrabDevice option),
> this issue (and #505635) disappears.
There was a matching change in the X server (putting the console in RAW
mode) which was supposed to prevent the key presses leaking to the
console.  I can't seem to reproduce the problem here, so any debugging
you can do would be appreciated.


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