Ssues related to characters specific to Finnish language.



  • Description of problem: Issues related to characters specific to Finnish language.

    Version-Release number of selected component:  pfSense-CE-2.4.2-RELEASE-amd64.iso
    How reproducible: Assumed keyboard type used is Finnish (model: pc105, layout: fi,us).

    Steps to Reproduce:

    • Launch installation process.
      Select 'Finnish ISO-8859-1' -> Test 'finnish.iso.kbd keymap'.
      Enter characters one by one (without keeping any keys pressed down); among them some have to be specific to Finnish language ('ä', 'ö').

    Actual results:

    • Step 3. – Characters specific to Finnish language are not displayed. In order to be displayed their respective keys have to be kept pressed down.
      At last in conjunction with the previous effect, some of the characters immediately located at the left side are then switched out from the field aimed for testing purpose (See attachment).

    Expected results:

    • One by one entered characters specific to Finnish language to have an immediate effect in display.
      No characters to be switched out from the field aimed for testing purpose.

    Additional info:

    • Pfsense run on Linux, kernel  4.15.10-300, as virtual machine on QEMU/KVM platform 1.4.3.
      In Virtual Machine Manager, as hardware option Display Spice, Keymap: Auto.
      ![pfsense_QEMU-KVM_Finnish_ISO 8859-1.png](/public/imported_attachments/1/pfsense_QEMU-KVM_Finnish_ISO 8859-1.png)
      ![pfsense_QEMU-KVM_Finnish_ISO 8859-1.png_thumb](/public/imported_attachments/1/pfsense_QEMU-KVM_Finnish_ISO 8859-1.png_thumb)