2007.2 Multitap-pad toggle?
dreilly at atariland.net
Fri Aug 1 19:54:37 CEST 2008
No, but you can add one by modifying the profile. I tried to remove as
many buttons as possible so the keys could be larger. The intent was
not to have every key present, but rather 100% of the ones used 99% of
Personally I would only use escape for vi but nano can be installed
instead to compensate.
On Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 1:40 PM, Steven ** <montgoss at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there an escape button?
> On Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 9:42 AM, Dylan Reilly <dreilly at atariland.net> wrote:
>> Here you go. You still need the other two matchbox keyboard packages.
>> Use the button in the lower right to switch profiles. There are even
>> more characters in the "numbers" layout available via shift.
>> package: http://atariland.net/~dreilly/openmoko/matchbox-keyboard-0.1-finger.tar.gz
>> source: http://atariland.net/~dreilly/openmoko/matchbox-keyboard-inputmethod_0.1-finger_armv4t.ipk
>> layout only: http://atariland.net/~dreilly/openmoko/keyboard.xml
>> 1) Keyboard repeat removed for finger usability.
>> 2) Defaults to a larger size. The -h argument can be used to adjust
>> that, but is max 33% in landscape.
>> 3) Key presses are sent on release not press so you can notice errors and abort.
>> 4) Moving off a key deselects it and sends no key.
>> 5) Swipe up, down, left, right to move the cursor in that direction.
>> 6) Width values specified in layout now in absolute pixels.
>> 7) The package overwrites the default keyboard.xml, so back it up if
>> you like it.
>> Known Issues
>> 1) I know nothing about automake, so I had to hack into the makefile
>> to set the X session script as executable. If you play with the
>> source, don't automake without fixing this and expect a make install
>> to be 100% correct.
>> 2) I think there is something slightly wrong with the meta data in the
>> ipk. Opkg complains about a related package (matchbox-keyboard-im I
>> think) after upgrades now.
>> 3) I just noticed the control key seems to be applying at strange
>> times. If you get a "}" character, hit the CTRL key first. I will look
>> into this.
>> On Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 6:08 AM, Jay Vaughan <jayv at synth.net> wrote:
>>>> FWIW, I have a tweaked version of matchbox keyboard and an
>>>> accompanying layout that is finger capable and still usable in a
>>>> shell. The layout is based upon the iPhone keyboard (do not hate me!)
>>>> because I figured they spent many dollars on getting it right. It's by
>>>> no means perfect but I find it very usable. If that interests anyone,
>>>> I can post is somewhere.
>>> count me as interested!
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