Bug 123594 - Backspace doesn't work in a spreadsheet
Summary: Backspace doesn't work in a spreadsheet
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 122238
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Calc (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-02-20 13:08 UTC by Þór Sigurðsson
Modified: 2019-02-20 16:56 UTC (History)
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Description Þór Sigurðsson 2019-02-20 13:08:32 UTC
Enter spreadsheet cell, type text, try using backspace - does not work

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open up the spreadsheet
2. Type something into a cell (don't press enter)
3. Try deleting the entered text by pressing backspace

Actual Results:
Nothing is deleted

Expected Results:
Text should be deleted

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: Yes

OpenGL enabled: Yes

Additional Info:
Worth noting: System is KUbuntu 18.04 using KDE, input is via ibus with keyboard set via "setxkeyb is" to Icelandic. LibreOffice has the Icelandic additions installed, as per:

Byggingarauðkenni: 98c6a8a1c6c7b144ce3cc729e34964b47ce25d62
Örgjörvaþræðir: 12; Stýrikerfi: Linux 4.15; Myndgerð viðmóts: sjálfgefið; VCL: kde5; 
Staðfærsla: is-IS (is_IS.UTF-8); UI-Language: is-IS
Calc: CL

Problem applies to normal operations and safe mode alike.
Comment 1 Katarina Behrens (Inactive) 2019-02-20 16:56:00 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 122238 ***