[Development] Changing keyboard layouts in Qt 5.1 apps with GNOME

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Sat Aug 31 18:35:29 CEST 2013

On sábado, 31 de agosto de 2013 14:51:58, Petko Ditchev wrote:
>   I need some help troubleshooting a problem I've been having : for a 
> week now (I think since some updates to the keyboard layout settings in 
> gnome) I can't change the keyboard layout in QtCreator (built with 
> Qt5.1) and in my app that is on the same lib . Otherwise everything's ok 
> , but Qt5.1 apps stick with the layout they are launched with .
>   I'm sending this to both lists because the bug affects GNOME , but not 
> Unity , and it affects Qt5.1 , but not Qt4 .

Can you provide us with the output of setxkbmap -print before and after the 
keyboard change? It would be useful to get the xev output for a keystroke that 
changed too (before and after).

Finally, can you make the same test by switching keyboard layouts with 

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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