[carbon-emacs:176] Re: [OS X TeX] Re: PDFViewer

Roussanka Loukanova rloukano at stp.lingfil.uu.se
Thu May 17 13:31:15 EDT 2007

On Thu, 17 May 2007, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:
> As far as I know, this is the way Apple thinks it should be, since System 
> Preferences requires you to use a modifier key when you assign custom 
> shortcuts.  If you look at the menus of any application, all shortcuts have a 
> modifier.  For PDF viewing applications, the arrow keys are already used for 
> other things by the scroll view.

True. But also, in Preview the Arrow keys work, without the Cmd, as 
next/previous page or scrolling depending on the magnification. relative 
to the size of the window.

>  Using plain letter keys would be fairly 
> un-Mac-like (although I can offer suggestions if you want to modify Skim's 
> source code for your personal use :).

At first I have to try Skim (likely, in the coming up days). I'll ask you 
depending on what I experience with it.


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