[Gtk-sharp-list] Using Gdk.Key.KP_Enter to accept input in a comboboxentry?
Jesper K. Pedersen
linux at famped.dk
Mon Sep 15 16:21:03 EDT 2008
On Mon, 15 Sep 2008 20:07:31 +0200
"Jesper K. Pedersen" <linux at famped.dk> wrote:
> I have a small application where a few of my users have noted a small
> They often use the numerical keypad enter key to enter/accept data on
> a computer and this works fine with regular Gtk.Entry entries.
> When it comes to a Gtk.ComboBoxEntry you can not use the
> Gdk.Key.KP_Enter to accept entries - any ideas if this is a
> bug/feature that can be worked around?
> I've tried with the simple hack of trying to grab keypressed events
> and emit the FinishEditing signal when coming accross the KP_Enter
> - but my event handler for keypressed events doesnt get called at all.
> Any ideas ?
I will just answer myself to close this question.
The sollution is to hook into the ComboBoxEntry.Entry Activated signal
handler and let that fire my accept data function.
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