[Mono-dev] Mono Develop native menus on Mac OS X

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Thu Feb 19 19:13:51 EST 2009

On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 10:13 AM, Sandy Armstrong
<sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 02/19/2009 03:06 AM, marc hoffman wrote:
>> Sandy,
>>> On 02/18/2009 01:05 PM, Joachim Ante wrote:
>>>> just really difficult to make the mental switch for all the hotkeys
>>>> like cmd-c / ctrl-c for copy paste etc. So the faster this one gets
>>>> fixed, the faster / easier I can convince people to use Mono Develop
>>>> instead of what ever text editor they are using now.
>>> Is it possible to work around this by editing Keybindings in the
>>> preferences dialog, and distributing a default MD config directory to
>>> your users?  I haven't tried, yet...
>> yesno. ;). it works for the editor itself (first thing i did when i
>> tried MD ;), but not in other areas of the UI, where you still need
>> Ctrl+CXV (which makes it even more annoying, if anything).
> Really? My version of MD on Linux lets you specify custom key commands
> for everything in the File, Edit, etc menus, too.

The Mac Gdk key mappings are really odd, so it's impossible to bind
Command cleanly right now. I'm taking a look at fixing this, but it
might require changes to the Mac Gdk.

Michael Hutchinson

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