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From Paul Libbrecht <>
Subject Re: [JELLY] Key listeners
Date Mon, 21 Jul 2003 00:00:17 GMT
Sean Ferguson wrote:
> Is there a way to add a key listener to a swing textField?  An action 
> only gets called if an Enter is pressed, but I also want to catch other 
> keypresses.


I don't think KeyListeners are a good thing to use as they are very 
low-level (hence may turn-out slow in Jelly I would fear). But an action 
can be attached to any keypress for any Swing component. You just have 
to fiddle with the actionMap and keymap (with names in the middle).


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