[TxMt] Run Command question
i.w.white at sheffield.ac.uk
Mon Dec 13 17:31:04 UTC 2004
Sorry, didn't realise the message was not in its own thread - started
On 13 Dec 2004, at 17:24, David Wooten wrote:
> I'm trying to figure out a clever little trigger mechanism for Running
> a Command sort of "invisibly". I'd like to assign a certain command to
> the comma "," key, for example, and yet have the comma appear in the
> current TM window, thus running the said command whenever I happen in
> the natural course of events to type a comma ;). Now the closest I've
> come is to "echo" the comma and send the results to the current
> window, but of course this also gives me the output from the command
> which I wish to be discarded.
I came across a similar problem when writing a php command completion
The way I solved it was to write two separate commands, one outputting
as a snippet, the other as a tooltip.
I then wrote a macro to run both of these commands, and bound this
macro to the desired key.
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