[PD] [key], [keyup] and operating system key reapat

Sebastian Shader sebfumaster at aol.com
Wed May 4 21:01:56 CEST 2022

Yes, the key/event handling comes from tk. you'll have to ask them about the behavior (it seems like there should be some way to disable key repeats on windows..)


-----Original Message-----
From: Peter P. <peterparker at fastmail.com>
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Sent: Wed, May 4, 2022 12:49 am
Subject: Re: [PD] [key], [keyup] and operating system key reapat

Hi everyone, IOhannes,

* IOhannes m zmoelnig <zmoelnig at iem.at> [2022-05-04 08:40]:
> On 5/4/22 08:04, Peter P. wrote:
> > It would be great to have more unified behavior since so much work has
> > already gone into this issue.
> i guess this would be great for many users of Tcl/Tk.
> you might want to file a (wishlist) bug there.
If this doesn't provoke nightmares I'd be happy to do, perhaps for
documentation purposes only.
> gdmasdr
> IOhannes
> PS: i'm happy to fix bugs in the Pd sources; but unlike Dan, I am *ont*
> willing to patch the Tcl/Tk engine for Pd's sake. i guess this saves me from
> a few nightmares
Thanks, just to be clear as I am not involved in this coding: The
problem lies within Tcl/Tk right (and is known within that community of

best, P

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