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FS#53254 - GSpice-CRITICAL **: send_key: assertion 'scancode != 0' failed

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Christer Solskogen (solskogen) - Saturday, 11 March 2017, 13:18 GMT
Last edited by Laurent Carlier (lordheavy) - Sunday, 06 October 2019, 15:39 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Laurent Carlier (lordheavy)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Unable to send keys with virt-manager running on a remote host using ssh with X11-forwarding

Additional info:

spice 0.12.8-1
spice-glib 0.33-3
spice-gtk3 0.33-6

Steps to reproduce:
On Arch Linux client: ssh -X <remote Arch Linux>, run "virt-manager" and open a VM. Keys pressed on your keyboard will not be sent.

Running virt-manager in debug (--debug) shows this:
(virt-manager:2387): GSpice-CRITICAL **: send_key: assertion 'scancode != 0' failed
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Closed by  Laurent Carlier (lordheavy)
Sunday, 06 October 2019, 15:39 GMT
Reason for closing:  None
Additional comments about closing:  Old bug report, maybe not relevant anymore