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Re: elisp question:keyboard-translate with hyper fail?


From: Le Wang
Subject: Re: elisp question:keyboard-translate with hyper fail?
Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2011 12:31:49 +0800

On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 5:16 AM, Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> wrote:
> I got these exact keyboard-translate lines from Xah's blog.  They don't work
> reliably on Windows.  Sometimes after switching back to Emacs from another
> program, and my first input to Emacs is C-j, C-j still registers instead of
> C-x.

Sounds like a bug (even sounds like one that's already been reported but
that we're having trouble tracking down).  But I can't find it in the
bug database, so maybe it's something different.  So please M-x
report-emacs-bug an include as much info as possible to help us
reproduce the bug.

I filed http://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/bugreport.cgi?bug=8237
 
> How would I use key-translation-map to do the swap?

> (define-key key-translation-map [(control x)] [(control j)])
> (define-key key-translation-map [(control j)] [(control x)])

Yes.

> C-j seems regixter as C-x.  But C-x acting like a prefix key, waiting for
> the next input.

I think that's because of function-key-map's remapping of C-x @ S <key>
to S-<key>.  If you add (define-key function-key-map [?\C-x] nil), it
might work (it does for me).

These 3 lines seem to do the swapping I want.

(define-key key-translation-map [(control x)] [(control j)])
(define-key key-translation-map [(control j)] [(control x)])
(define-key function-key-map [(control x)] nil)

Hopefully this will work reliably.

Thanks!
 

       Stefan



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