[maemo-developers] Maemo 5 Keymaps - The Saga of Pipe & Tab

From: Dave Neary dneary at maemo.org
Date: Thu Oct 15 13:15:01 EEST 2009

Ville M. Vainio wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 11:02 PM, Ryan Abel <rabelg5 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> So qwerty12 compiled a patched xev, I grabbed keycodes and I spent a
>> couple hours trying to convince the device that it'd be a really great
>> idea for shift-fn-b to send a pipe, for fn-right arrow to send tab,
>> and a dozen other shifted and unshifted combinations.
> FWIW, I think selecting those chars from touch screen (fn + sym) isn't
> all that bad - probably easier than shift + fn + something. fn + right
> would make sense though.

I guess you have to know that's what you have to do first... I couldn't
figure out how to put accents on letters for text messages :)


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