Re: Maximize/Restore window on OS X (aka Zoom)

From: vais <>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2009 07:45:41 -0800 (PST)

Based on the overwhelming response, let me re-phrase the question :)

Is it possible to access screen metrics from Lua? I.e. width and
height - this way I could roll my own maximize and restore.

Thanks in advance,


On Feb 15, 9:03 pm, vais <> wrote:
> On OS X, there is usually a menu item with an Apple+M keyboard
> shortcut for each application that minimizes the window. I used System
> Preferences -> Keyboard & Mouse -> Keyboard Shortcuts to set up an
> Application Keyboard Shortcut for All Applications called Zoom and
> mapped to Shift+Apple+M. This works for all my apps except for
> textadept (and Firefox).
> So, is there any way around this that you know of? Or perhaps a way to
> simulate window maximize and restore in Lua?
> Any ideas would be appreciated,
Received on Mon 16 Feb 2009 - 10:45:41 EST

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