jc at spl21.net
Thu Nov 16 17:24:01 CST 2006
Thank for the info, Dar - the codes I'm looking at are pretty basic -
like delete & backspace - I shall have a read.....
Dar Scott wrote:
> On Nov 16, 2006, at 1:32 PM, John Craig wrote:
>> Does anyone know if the codes used in rawKeyDown are consistent
>> across all platforms?
> The code are somewhat consistent, but I don't think rawKeyDown works
> exactly the same across all platforms--not sure.
> The codes are keysyms (first used on X11, and now Revolution and tkl)
> and you might find some descriptions online that addresses platform
> interpretations. The keysyms seem to attempt to address keys and
> characters in a useful mix. Even so, some important keys are missing
> and the character encoding predates Unicode. Perhaps this will be
> So, I'd look around online for possible gotchas and then test on
> primary platforms.
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