AltGr - any solutions?

James Weatherall jnw "at" realvnc.com
Sat Nov 26 15:09:00 2005


Michael,

You should find that things work if you run VNC 4.1.1 at both ends.

Regards,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
 

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> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Michael Stoll
> Sent: 25 November 2005 22:45
> To: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: AltGr - any solutions?
> 
> I had to discover that characters which can only be access by 
> pressing AltGr
> are not transmitted via vnc. (E.g. @ \ [ ] { } ~ on a German 
> keyboard.)
> 
> In this case I tried to access a remote Ubuntu (breezy) Gnome 
> desktop using
> tightvncviewer on Win98, and xvncviewer under Debian Sarge.
> 
> Some googleing revealed that this problem has been around forever. 
> 
> Have any solutions or workarounds been found?
> 
> Mike
> 
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