One of our bug reporters on Github mention that MyPaint shortcut system only works with English keyboard layouts and not other languages keyboard layouts.
So MyPaint needs a way to detect keyboard input sources and adjust the keyboard shortcuts accordingly so that users don’t have to keep switching to an English Keyboard Input to use MyPaint.
Related Discourse Topics
Establish Default Keyboard Shortcuts
Making Keyboard Mapping Easier to Manage and Navigate
Related Github Topics
03:21PM - 06 Apr 16 UTC
Is it possible to use keyboard shortcuts without switching to english keyboard layout? Some programs have such ability, e.g. Krita. A...
@achadwick wouldn’t part of the problem be solved if we were to make the accelerator keys translatable? That way for at least for non-latin base keys all the translator would need to do is insert the Unicode that applies to the similar accelerator key?
@zb13y Is this still a problem with you on MyPaint Master(or latest release on Windows)? I can’t see to duplicate this on my system anymore.