I'd really appreciate like some help to progress this issue which has
been present since the kde 4.4 release. Any advice or pointers would be
The problem is that when using mozplugger to get firefox to swallow
okular as the pdf reader of choice, keyboard events are not passed
through to okular. This means, at least, that you can't search documents
or use keyboard shortcuts. Mouse events are passed fine.
This is seen on Fedora 12 x86_64:
linux> okular --version
KDE: 4.3.5 (KDE 4.3.5)
Actually, the issue seems to be wider than just okular and may apply to
qt4 applications in general. It wasnt a problem with kde3/qt3 though.
This issue has been reported variously at:
(comments 14, 15)
In the course of reviewing this I couldn't find a Fedora bug about it so
I've opened one at:
You'll see that the original qt issue was opened in March 2009.
Any help progressing this issue or advice on refocussing it to a more
appropriate forum would be appreciated.