AW: [MPlayer-users] 'q' to quit

Björn Boschman bjoern at
Sun Jan 20 23:58:02 CET 2002

Maybe some are not able to rewrite the source cause they have no code
(as myself)

But I find it ok that they report the bug....

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Betreff: Re: [MPlayer-users] 'q' to quit

[Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read

Take a look at the source code and make a patch!  
It is seriously a ONE line change...

On Sunday 20 January 2002 01:11 pm, you wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read
> It seems if the caps lock is active (by error) the 'q' key does not
> in quitting of mplayer. It may be wise to make this case insensitive
> since 'Q' (upper case) has no separate function anyway. Its a bad
> coincidence that the keys 'q' and 'caps lock' are diagonal neighbours
> many keyboards which increases the chances of mistyping 'Q' instead of
> 'q'. Also, one may not know that keeping caps lock on is the cause
> 'q' key not working.
> thanks
> - Nil
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