Trapping the Command key combination which already has use like "Command N"

william humphrey bill at
Wed Dec 9 14:41:33 EST 2009

On a related matter (related to my scripts failing). How can you make the
name of a stack be permanent?  My scripts depend on the stack name not
changing and sometimes random command key combinations cause the stacks to
change name.

On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 3:37 PM, william humphrey <bill at
> wrote:

> I have a trap in the background script of my main stack which makes a
> special new card like process (but not the one in the I.D.E.) when someone
> types "Command N". This works when I'm in that stack and mysteriously works
> in the substacks usually but occasionally I get a new card instead of the
> special routine it is supposed to do.
> Is there something I'm doing wrong? Should I have the special "Command N"
> command in the script of every single card or in the background of every
> single substack? Should I have some kind of "pass the command key when it is
> command n" thing in the script?
> Thanks.


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