Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#5869 closed defect (invalid)

dojo.connect() not providing enough key information on keyup and keypress

Reported by: alex Owned by: alex
Priority: high Milestone: 1.1
Component: Events Version: 1.0
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:

Description (last modified by bill)

currently, dojo.connect() doesn't portably provide a keyChar property for both the keyup and keypress events across browsers. Enough data is available in both events to normalize, so we should.

Fixing this will allow the editor and other key-listener components to drop a lot of code.

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by alex

Status: newassigned

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by bill

Note that this is by Scott's design. keyup and keypress are meant to be used for control keys (like arrows) and visible keys (like letters and numbers) respectively.

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by alex

Resolution: invalid
Status: assignedclosed

squashing...scott's design is good enough.

comment:4 Changed 12 years ago by bill

Component: GeneralEvents
Description: modified (diff)
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