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  1. Apache Cordova
  2. CB-7503

Keypress event not working with soft keyboard in Android KitKat

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: Master, 3.5.0, 3.6.0, 3.7.0, 3.8.0, 3.9.0, 4.0.0
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: cordova-android
    • Environment:

      Present in Android 4.4.2, 4.4.4, L
      Not present in 4.1.2
      Present with software keyboard
      Not present with hardware (i.e. bluetooth) keyboard
      Fixed with Chromium M38

      Description

      See https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=68284
      Update: Here is the issue in the chromium bugtracker: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=118639

      WebViews that are based on Chromium below M38 don't receive keypress events in Android 4.4.2 and above.

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            • Assignee:
              bowserj Joey Robert Bowser
              Reporter:
              lanchopat Lancho Pat
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