[Tutor] Need to be able to accept Page Down or CTRL-E
davea at davea.name
Fri Feb 1 03:55:53 CET 2013
On 01/31/2013 09:43 PM, Dave Wilder wrote:
> In a script I am writing, I would like to be able to accept the PAGE DOWN key as an input as well as the arrow keys.
> Is that possible w/ Python (I am using python 2.7.3 and Linux OS)? If so, could someone point me to documentation on how to do that?
> I have done things like this before in python. For example, I used the following to send the <ESC> character.
> send (chr(27))
> However, I have not been able to find the ascii code equivalent to use for PAGE DOWN and the up/down arrow keys.
> I'm not even sure this is even a python question.
So how are you taking this input in? If you're writing a terminal
application, using raw_input(), it would be very difficult, as you'd
probably have to modify the readline function.
Perhaps you're using some GUI. Please tell us which one.
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