unlimited undo's for text fields
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sat Feb 26 22:06:10 CST 2005
On 2/26/05 2:07 PM, Dar Scott wrote:
> On Feb 26, 2005, at 12:43 PM, Wouter wrote:
>> One of the things that caused the error you mentioned is the not so
>> uniform transplatform behaviour of commands like rawkeydown in this case.
>> A little test showed a big difference between mac and win32 platform.
>> The modifier keys, the shift and capslock keys are not triggering a
>> rawkeydown message on the mac-side. But they do on the win32 platform.
>> If the people at RR could make this behavior more uniform between
>> platforms it would enhance crossplatformity
> This and related functions use keysyms. I get the impression that
> standards (if any) are weak, but what there is Revolution should follow
> and clarify & make uniform what is not. If the keysym traditions and
> standards are too weak, then Revolution should create its own and follow
> that across platforms, even when some odd corner is hard to implement on
> some platforms.
Can't do it on a Mac. The OS doesn't send any messages for the shift key
and command key unless they are paired with an alpha-numeric keypress.
Windows OS does. Rev has no way of knowing when the user depresses the
shift key alone.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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