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When i run:

ssh -X myRemoteLinuxIP gvim

everything works fine.

But when i run:

ssh -X myRemoteLinuxIP wine notepad

mouse works OK, but keyboard keep typing chars inside ssh terminal window, not inside notepad. What am i doing wrong?

  • keyboard-locales are same on both computers (us layout).
  • using DWM as window manager, but also tried OpenBox and Xwfm4, same result.
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Not sure if this is some bug related to wine in combination with some or all window managers... But I finally found one working solution for my needs:

startx <(echo ssh -X myRemoteLinuxIP wine notepad)

which runs wine application as single-app without window manager. And keyboard is finally routed inside the program.

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