[PD] function key not reported with [HID] in OSX

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Sat May 28 23:19:26 CEST 2011

On Sat, 28 May 2011, James Dunn wrote:

> is there any way of receiving the function key when it is pressed in OS 
> X? [hid] doesn't report it. I'm using pd-extended 0.42.5 with 10.6

It's possible that the [Fn] key is completely handled by the keyboard 
itself. AFAIK, the [Fn] key has always been an exception on all keyboards 
where it's been used, back to the PCjr in 1984.

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