Bugzilla – Bug 2611
Alt+PrtScr interpreted as Shift+Alt+SysRq
Last modified: 2013-05-20 14:39:48
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When pressing Alt+PrtScr, the programs on the Xvnc side will see this as
Shift+Alt+SysRq. This is a bit annoying since by default both KDE and GNOME use
Alt+PrtScr to get a screen shot of the current application.
Red Hat had a similar problem they patched manually. Perhaps their bug entry
can be helpful:
No longer a problem in the current code.
Our keyboard handling seems to be correct. Running xev in the remote session
indicates that Alt+PrintScreen is coming through fine. However, I don't
actually get any print screen from GNOME, but this seems to be a GNOME bug: