[PD] left mouse click abuse
matju at artengine.ca
Sun Jan 4 21:50:13 CET 2009
On Sun, 4 Jan 2009, Frank Barknecht wrote:
> Note the use of Ctl-6 instead of Ctl-1 to chain new objects. I like that
> *a lot*. It could be extended to Ctl-7, Ctl-8 and Ctl-9 for messages,
> numbers, and symbols. No need for an additional Shift-modifier and fully
> compatible to the old behaviour.
The problem I see with Ctrl+6 is that when extending it to 2,3,4 you need
7,8,9, which is taking away a lot of keys, and then it does not deal with
the fact that few people want to deal with typing [nbx] or [hsl] or
[hradio] every time they use the auto-connect, while they are used to
doing the same non-auto-connect things using special Ctrl+Shift commands.
Another idea I just had, is to have Ctrl+Return do like Return does
(finish the object), plus creating a dangling wire that will auto-connect
to whichever object is created next. The Escape key could delete the
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