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Bug 68995 - In firefox, Decimal separator ',' (comma) on european keyboards (on keypad/numpad) shows up as '|' (pipe)
Summary: In firefox, Decimal separator ',' (comma) on european keyboards (on keypad/nu...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All All
: High major (vote)
Assignee: Mozilla Gentoo Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-10-26 06:36 UTC by Antti Mäkelä
Modified: 2004-11-15 23:16 UTC (History)
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Description Antti Mäkelä 2004-10-26 06:36:08 UTC
Please integrate the patch in into portage, this fixes a problem in firefox (

Steps to repeat bug

Configure X for finnish (or german, it seems) keyboard layout
Press "Del" with Numlock on, should appear as comma but comes out as pipe

Patch available at, please include in Gentoo.
Comment 1 Antti Mäkelä 2004-11-12 10:11:05 UTC
This bug is *still* present in Firefox 1.0. Please include the patch in portage, as there probably will not be 1.1 for some time.
Comment 2 Aron Griffis (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-11-15 15:14:24 UTC
Ok, I applied this to mozilla-firefox-1.0-r3 but didn't bump the revision.  So you might need to emerge --sync to get the latest bits.
Comment 3 Antti Mäkelä 2004-11-15 23:16:36 UTC
I hope you included them both (gtk and gtk2). I fixed my browser with only the gtk2 since that's what I (and most gentooers probably) are using, but the other one might be usable to some people as well. But thanks.