<AWT Dev> Status of JDK-8016255

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Mon Sep 16 18:18:16 UTC 2019

Hello, DRC.

It looks like this particular bug is not on the table and nobody working on it right now =(
I encourage the community to participate.

On 9/9/19 7:55 pm, DRC wrote:
> This bug:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8016255
> was opened over six years ago and is still listed as "unresolved."  It
> unfortunately affects my product.  Any chance of getting a resolution or
> an update on its status?
> In a nutshell, "dead keys" (accent modifier keys) on certain
> international keyboards are not properly handled in Swing on Un*x
> systems.  Only the key release event from those keys is delivered to
> applications, without a prior key press event.

Best regards, Sergey.

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