[OS X Emacs] ECB context menu in Aquamacs

David Reitter david.reitter at gmail.com
Fri Sep 30 15:52:23 EDT 2011

I don't think that variable works for this use case, because you cannot tell it to "do the non-Aquamacs default".
We should try to add that, though.

- David

On Sep 30, 2011, at 3:42 PM, Robert Goldman wrote:

>> Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2011 17:30:26 -0500
>> From: Nathaniel Cunningham <nathaniel.cunningham at gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: [OS X Emacs] ECB context menu in Aquamacs
>> To: Emacs on Mac OS X Mailing List <macosx-emacs at email.esm.psu.edu>
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>> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 3:16 PM, David Reitter <david.reitter at gmail.com>wrote:
>>>> Looking up the documentation for this customization variable doesn't bring
>>>> up anything useful, but we can undo the key binding (see Aquamacs FAQ,
>>>> probably) using define-key:
>>>> (define-key osx-key-mode-map [down-mouse-3] nil)
>> There is a second approach in place to return mouse-3 to its vanilla Emacs
>> behavior:
>> In the Aquamacs help/manual, section 4.3 "Customizing Aquamacs behavior",
>> under "Want some GNU Emacs 23 behavior back?" there is a list of
>> Aquamacs-specific settings that can be customized, including "OS X Key Mode
>> Mouse-3 Behavior".  Try customizing that setting as described in the help --
>> that may allow ECB to behave as in vanilla Emacs.
> I'm interested in this same Mouse-3 question, only in my case not for
> ECB, but for SLIME, which also has a very useful context menu I can't
> get to.
> I tried to follow your reference above, but it doesn't work for me.  I
> have Aquamacs 2.3a, and when I go to "Bringing some Emacs 23 behavior
> back" the whole of the text at that node is:
> "Export [sic] users who find themselves confused by some changes to the
> Emacs behavior that they are used to, either due to the upgrade to Emacs
> 23, or to Aquamacs, may undo configuration changes quickly by using the
> Emacs Lisp code shown at
> http://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/AquamacsEmacsCompatibilitySettings in
> their Preferences.el file."
> Following the link to the emacs wiki, I search for "mouse" and find nothing.
> can you amplify?  What version of the manual are you looking at?
> thanks,
> r
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