[mythtv-commits] Ticket #12857: OS X - mythfrontend, mythtv-setup become unresponsive to keyboard

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Tue Aug 16 12:39:49 UTC 2016

#12857: OS X - mythfrontend, mythtv-setup become unresponsive to keyboard
     Reporter:  ctreleaven@…          |      Owner:
         Type:  Bug Report - General  |     Status:  new
     Priority:  minor                 |  Milestone:  unknown
    Component:  Qt5 issues            |    Version:  0.28.0
     Severity:  medium                |   Keywords:
Ticket locked:  0                     |
 After using a certain on-screen widget, in either mythfrontend or mythtv-
 setup, the program no longer responds to keyboard input (other than by

 Occurs with both the bundled apps produced by osx-packager-blah.pl and
 unbundbled apps produced with MacPorts.

 Steps to reproduce:

 1) in mythfrontend, navigate to Settings --> General.

 2) note that on the last page of this group of settings (see screen
 capture), using the arrow keys one can highlight each field/control on the
 page except "Customize exit menu options:".

 3) Use the mouse to click that control; changing the selected value or
 leaving it at the previous value makes no difference.

 4) Note that the arrow keys still respond on this page.  After selecting
 Finish on this page, Myth will
 return to the Settings menu page.

 5) On the Settings menu page, Myth will no longer respond to keystrokes
 (arrow keys or escape) and will beep after each key press.  Myth appears
 to be hung.

 6) Clicking anywhere on the screen will restore keyboard operation of

 Note that any screen that has the same type of widget (drop-down list of
 values) will trigger the issue.  Eg Settings --> Video --> General or
 Settings --> Video --> Playback for other instances.

 Can reproduce with Terra, MythCenter and MythBuntu themes.

 The bundled app is using Qt 5.5.1 and the MacPorts version is using Qt
 5.6.1  This issue did not occur with 0.27 and Qt4.

 Please let me know if you'd like other information or logs.

Ticket URL: <https://code.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/12857>
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