[OS X Emacs] S-tab incorrety translated to C-y
david.reitter at gmail.com
Tue May 22 18:11:37 EDT 2012
On May 22, 2012, at 5:42 PM, Gracjan Polak wrote:
> local-function-key-map contains this erraneus entry:
> (S-tab .
> Effect: S-tab is translated into C-y and calls 'yank'.
> Something somewhere adds a bad entry to local-function-key-map. How to find this
I suspected it would be in lisp/term and just used "grep" to find this in ns-win.el:
> ;; These tell read-char how to convert these special chars to ASCII.
> (put 'S-tab 'ascii-character (logior 16 ?\t))
> (defvar ns-alternatives-map
> (let ((map (make-sparse-keymap)))
> ;; Map certain keypad keys into ASCII characters
> ;; that people usually expect.
> (define-key map [S-tab] )
> (define-key map [M-backspace] [?\M-\d])
> (define-key map [M-delete] [?\M-\d])
> (define-key map [M-tab] [?\M-\t])
> (define-key map [M-linefeed] [?\M-\n])
> (define-key map [M-clear] [?\M-\C-l])
> (define-key map [M-return] [?\M-\C-m])
> (define-key map [M-escape] [?\M-\e])
> "Keymap of alternative meanings for some keys under Nextstep.")
It seems to be an Emacs 23 thing, since in 24, ns-alternatives-map just maps it to `backtab' as you suggest.
If you send me a patch, I'll happily add it to Aquamacs 2.x for the next release.
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