Re: [dev] [PATCH] [slock] React to key release rather than key press events

From: Markus Teich <>
Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:50:44 +0100

Brad Luther wrote:
> Say somebody manages to "clamp" any letter or number key without you noticing,
> and you for the better of it cannot type in your password (not because it's
> all-caps, but because it's spamming lots of chars).
> So we want the screen to turn red on key down? Any key? Why just shift?

Heyho Brad,

In this case the screen actually turns blue and you will notice that as well.
Just press Esc to clear the buffer and if it turns blue right away, you know
some key is jammed.

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