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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] kbd: (#7063) make CapsLock work as expected even for non-ASCII
    On Mon, 16 Nov 2009 16:51:15 +0300
    Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com> wrote:

    > Steps to reproduce:
    >
    > [log into console (not xterm)]
    > [load non-trivial keymap]
    > [turn on CapsLock]
    > [type something]
    >
    > Symbols won't be capital despite CapsLock and despite Shift+* working
    > as expected.
    >
    > Note: patch relies on keymap being consistent wrt SMALL/CAPITAL symbols.
    > Though extracting SMALL <=> CAPITAL mapping from unicode tables and
    > putting it into kernel may be more correct.
    >
    > Fix long-standing http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=7063
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com>

    Acked-by: Alan Cox <alan@linux.intel.com>

    The assumptions seem reasonable and if not we'll find out. Either way its
    going to be an improvement.


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