483Re: Command-key menu equivalents
- Jan 15, 2002raindog@... wrote:
>I would rather not have the menu code define key mappings. Vim scripts
> On Saturday, January 12, 2002, at 12:19 PM, Benji Fisher wrote:
> > raindog@... wrote:
> >> Out of curiosity, does ":menu TeX.run\ tex<Tab><D-t> :call TeX()<CR>"
> >> work for you (i.e., does it allow you to type Cmd-t to run TeX)?
> >> Since I applied Dany St-Amant's patch (correctly this time, I think),
> >> command-key equivalents such as this don't work for me, unless at
> >> least
> >> one other modifier key is involved. This one has me stumped.
> > I think I see the problem now. Adding "<Tab><D-t>" to the
> > :menu command does not do anything besides add (right justified)
> > text to the menu item. You need a :map command as well.
> It's supposed to do more, actually: gui_mac_doKeyEvent() dispatches each
> keystroke to the Menu Manager, which responds with the ID of a menu
> if the
> key is a registered equivalent for one of that menu's items. In
> that case,
> the command associated with the item is executed.
> This works in some cases:
> :menu File.Test<Tab><D-S-t> :echo "Test"<CR>
> causes Cmd-Shift-t to print "Test", but
> :menu File.Test<Tab><D-t> :echo "Test"<CR>
> doesn't have the same effect for Cmd-t.
written for use on OS X should work the same on other OS's, and vice versa.
Of course, there is the difference that <D-> is not available on other
systems, but this difference is visible to the person writing the menu in the
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