[webkit-dev] Behaviour of CapsLock in WebKit/Mac

Mark Rowe mrowe at apple.com
Tue Dec 11 21:32:37 PST 2012

On 2012-12-11, at 21:24, Wez <wez at chromium.org> wrote:

> Hi all,
> There's a bug reported against Chromium (crbug.com/144757) for the CapsLock key generating only a keydown when first pressed and released, and a keyup when next pressed and released, i.e. the keydown & keyup events correspond with the caps lock-state being toggled, rather than with the key itself being pressed or released.
> The same issue reproduces against Safari on Mac.  Is this a by-design behaviour of WebKit?

It’s a known issue (<https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=18792>).

- Mark

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