[PD] finally using PD on OSX

Yves Degoyon ydegoyon at free.fr
Mon May 27 01:54:27 CEST 2002

<apple>click would just be fine for me....

but, just for finding out, how come
it worked with a three mouse button
and more surprisingly, it worked with the
middle button ??

it must send a key sequence that activates the popup menu
with "Help" and "Properties", right ??


Miller Puckette wrote:

>Hi all,
>You can only get properties in edit mode in OSX.  I could assign some crazy
>key combination to do that for "locked" ("run mode") patches, but I found
>out pretty fast that it's bad to have double-click do this (tried to
>switch a toggle on and off quickly and instead got the dialog!)
>On Mon, May 27, 2002 at 01:27:18AM +0200, Yves Degoyon wrote:
>>i finally came up with a usable version
>>of PD for OSX but one thing really bothers me:
>>i can only get properties in edition mode
>>by double-clicking on an object.
>>i didn't find the way of getting properties menu
>>in performance mode, there must be
>>a magic combination of keys to get this,
>>i tried <apple>click, <shift><apple>click, ... with no success.
>>in fact, it worked when i plugged a 3-button mouse
>>to the iBook but i'd rather not do this.

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