list field not getting arrowkey msg

Peter M. Brigham pmbrig at
Tue Jul 21 21:46:31 CEST 2015

On Jul 21, 2015, at 12:44 PM, Mike Bonner wrote:

> What I mean is.. When I use tab to change focus between fields, the arrow
> keys do nothing in the field I tabbed into.
> When I click and select a line in the field, then the arrow keys work.  In
> the former, the focusedobject correctly shows the field in question, but
> has no selectedchunk.  In the latter, the focus is correct, but the
> seletedchunk reflects the line clicked.
> Remove the "select empty" from the top of your handler and it should work.
> Just tried it here.

I tried that, but it didn't solve the problem. Creating a new field (with the same script as the old one) did.

> On Tue, Jul 21, 2015 at 10:26 AM, Peter M. Brigham <pmbrig at> wrote:
>> That's my next step.
>> -- Peter
>> Peter M. Brigham
>> pmbrig at
>> On Jul 21, 2015, at 11:26 AM, Dr. Hawkins wrote:
>>> Foolish question, but have you tried creating a new field from scratch,
>>> pasting the script, and seeing if that works?
>>> I've had to do that a couple for times when some exotic and non-displayed
>>> property or another got set.

-- Peter

Peter M. Brigham
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