F11-F12 keys does not work through virt-manager's Windows X11 instance

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

The virt-manager ignore the F11-F12 keys through virt-manager's Windows X11 instance.
In the virt manager debug mode is possible to see following messages

(virt-manager:32243): GSpice-CRITICAL **: send_key: assertion 'scancode != 0' failed
(virt-manager:32243): GSpice-CRITICAL **: send_key: assertion 'scancode != 0' failed

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • KVM

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