[virt-tools-list] [PATCH 1/2] Add ability to send Secure attention sequence via keyboard

Martin Kletzander mkletzan at redhat.com
Mon Sep 2 08:51:54 UTC 2013

On 08/31/2013 10:48 AM, Hans de Goede wrote:
> Looks good, ack series.
> On 08/30/2013 11:21 PM, Jonathon Jongsma wrote:
>> On Windows, the OS doesn't allow applications to handle Ctrl+Alt+Del,
>> because
>> it's handled by the OS at a much lower level. Although we have a menu
>> item to
>> send this sequence to the guest, it's not possible to send via the
>> keyboard (in
>> the windows client). So add an alternative key sequence (defaulting to
>> Ctrl+Alt+End) to send this sequence to the guest.

>From virt-viewer POV, I'm mostly just a user and I haven't gone throught
the patch, but does this make it configurable?  The reason I'm asking is
because I can use Ctrl-Alt-Del normally and it is properly sent to the
guest.  Even though this is very rare case, I guess, and C-M-<End> is
not used anywhere, it would mean I'd be unable to send it to he guest


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