Fwd: Re: [kde-freebsd] self missconfiguration of "Use slow keys"

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Wed Feb 29 13:01:57 UTC 2012

----- Forwarded message from Raphael Kubo da Costa <rakuco at FreeBSD.org> -----

Date: Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:00:22 -0300
From: Raphael Kubo da Costa <rakuco at FreeBSD.org>
To: kde-freebsd at kde.org
Subject: Re: [kde-freebsd] self missconfiguration of "Use slow keys"

Matthias Apitz <guru at unixarea.de> writes:

> Hello,
> My wife is running in her laptop FreeBSD 9-CURRENT r214444 and KDE
> 3.5.10.
> Yesterday, while typing a mail in firefox, she encountered the problem
> that any key stroke only showed up after pressing the key for half a
> second or so, and this in any used application (only on alpha console
> all was fine); it took me some time to realise that in
> Control Center --> Regional&Accessibility --> Accessibility
> in the tab 'Keyboard Filters' the option 'Use slow keys' was enabled;
> and this of course without any intention and, as she explained, the
> problem occurred from one moment to the other;
> after un-checking this option box all was fine again;
> any ideas what could have caused this?

In case you haven't, I suggest also posting this to freebsd-ports to
make sure you reach more KDE3 users.
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