Post by Jan-Erik Söderholm
Anyway, when I have used EDT and then switch back to som PC
application, I usually have to press "NumLock" to get the digits back
on the keypad. I'm not sure if that this is a similar issue that is
That would appear to be a bug in the terminal emulator app, or a bug in
the host operating system app switching.
That the emulator app did not restore the keyboard state at
loss-of-keyboard-focus. Or the operating system.
EDT cannot change the Microsoft Windows keyboard state, as EDT knows
nothing of managing Windows keyboards when a Windows app loses focus.
That keyboard transition is necessarily performed by the emulator app.
Not by any app operating within the terminal emulator session, EDT or
Or that keyboard transition is probably best performed by the operating system.
Another Windows app mucking with keyboard state would react similarly,
if that Windows app didn't restore keyboard state at
Restoring keyboard state at loss-of-focus does not seem to be performed
by Microsoft Windows, which is mildly surprising.
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