the siglum key ???

Richmond richmondmathewson at gmail.com
Thu Oct 28 14:43:15 CDT 2010


On 10/28/2010 10:22 PM, Mike Bonner wrote:
> I put this in a button script:
> on mouseUp
>     put any item of "random,Silly,Phrase" into field 1
> end mouseUp
>
> And this in the cardscript:
> on keydown theKey
>     if theKey is "`" then
>        send "mouseup" to button 1
>     else
>        pass KeyDown
>     end if
> end keydown
>
> It works for me, so not sure whats up on your end.

What is "up on" my end is that I don't want to refer to "`" or siglum, 
but to
rawKeyDown 0, as a very large number of my end-users use non-QWERTY 
keyboards,
or, at least, non-QWERTY keyboard layouts.

>
> On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 1:00 PM, Richmond<richmondmathewson at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> [Hope this subject line doesn't throw a 'bluey']
>>
>> If I have a button that contains something like this:
>>
>> on mouseUp
>>    put "silly phrase" into fld "XXX"
>> end mouseUp
>>
>> it works . . .
>>
>> Now if I set up a card script so that when I hit the 'Q' key on my keyboard
>> a "mouseUp" is sent to my button, it works.
>>
>> HOWEVER
>>
>> If I set up a card script so that when I hit the SIGLUM key [Top-Left; next
>> to '1']
>> a "mouseUp" is sent to my button, I get a SIGLUM in my field,
>> not "silly phrase".
>>
>> This is a bl**dy nuisance; any ideas WHY and HOW to circumvent this
>> problem?
>>
>> sincerely, Richmond.
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