[Idle-dev] KeyConfig, KeyBinding and other related issues.
taleinat at gmail.com
Fri Jun 13 00:20:34 CEST 2014
On Thu, Jun 12, 2014 at 10:10 PM, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> We should make the 'officially approved' versions be the ones produced by
> the basic mode of the key dialog: Control/Alt/Meta-Key-alpha and
> Control/Alt/Meta-Shift-Key-Alpha. (Or we should change what basic mode
> produces.) Not needing the alternate binding versions will eliminate the
> need to use advanced mode to produce alternate binding versions.
What about Ctrl-Alt-Key-Alpha or even Ctrl-Alt-Shift-Key-Alpha? Even
if there are now such bindings right now, they should be possible to
enter via the simple key binding dialog, and they should be considered
> There should be a new patch removing *all* the extraneous definitions, not
> just the new ones. Write a program to remove Control/Alt/Meta-Key-Alpha and
> ()-Shift-Key-alpha. (You could do the few latter forms by hand if you
Indeed. We'll need to manually review this by hand, but it might be
better to do most of this automatically to reduce the risk of human
error. Possibly a few good search/replace in an editor could do the
> 2. Runtime: I would be inclined to accept without comment (message box).
> However, I do not know how 3rd party extensions get 'installed'.
What do you mean "installed"? I know a lot about the extension
mechanism and will happily help here.
- Tal Einat
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