Re: [code] [textadept] Events based on keys

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 1 May 2014 10:14:41 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Hi Richard,

On Thu, 1 May 2014, Richard Philips wrote:

> Hi,
> events.KEYPRESS allows for handling events based on keypresses.
> I would like to handle events based on key chains.
> I know you can easily connect a function to a specific key chain. But I
> would like to connect to a function with the key chain as argument.
> Example:
> CTRL + SHIFT + DEL deletes until the end of the line. I would like to put
> the deleted text in the clipboard. (I accomplished this without a problem).
> Repeated CTRL+SHIFT+DEL should add to the clipboard.
> Any pointers on how to handle this?

If I'm understanding your question correctly, I think you should simply
define your own function that encapsulates the functionality of an
existing key, and then rebind to that key/keychain.


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