[TxMt] Re: Keys missing on SL (was: Snow Leopard Subversion CommitWindow issue)

Ken Scott optikos at gmail.com
Thu Oct 8 00:21:57 UTC 2009

On Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 3:04 AM, Allan Odgaard <mailinglist at textmate.org> wrote:
> On 6 Oct 2009, at 21:29, Ken Scott wrote:
>> I didn't think I was starting a new thread. I have a problem in the
>> exact area that the original message was discussing.
>> Regardless, the _only_ change in my system was the update to Snow
>> Leopard. Since then, the Enter key to trigger the Commit button does
>> not function, and in the summary area itself, the arrow keys and
>> number keys do not function. I haven't done anything with key bindings
>> or anything else listed in the help page referred to.
> So the keys work in TextMate but not commit window?

The keys work just fine in TextMate.

> The summary area is a standard (system) text field. Try the keys in
> TextEdit.

And also work just fine in TextEdit.

> Also tty press your numlock key a few times to reset potential bad
> state info.
>> Are there other suggestions as to what may be happening? Is anyone
>> else experiencing this issue with the Subversion Commit window?
> http://wiki.macromates.com/Troubleshooting/101
> Note though that the commit window is an external program brought up,
> so it does not make sense to reset TextMate preferences or similar,
> since TextMate is not involved. But do try create new account.

I will try creating a new account and see what happens. I'll report back.

>> Ken Scott
>> On Sat, Oct 3, 2009 at 12:28 PM, Allan Odgaard <mailinglist at textmate.org
>> > wrote:
>>> On 30 Sep 2009, at 18:06, Ken Scott wrote:
>>>> Since installing Snow Leopard and updating to the latest TextMate,
>>>> none of the keys to the right of the main part of the keyboard
>>>> (forward delete, arrow keys, num pad, Enter key) work in the Commit
>>>> window.
>>>> Do I need to adjust something to get these to work again?
>>> Don’t just reply to some random letter to start a new thread.
>>> As for your missing keys, this is not a known problem and normally
>>> missing keys are caused by “outside” problems, see http://wiki.macromates.com/Troubleshooting/KeyBindings
>>>  for some troubleshooting suggestions.
>>>> On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 6:33 AM, Filip Tepper <filip at tepper.pl>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>> On Sep 17, 2009, at 2:28 PM, Allan Odgaard wrote:
>>>>>> So far all issues reported with (ruby) commands have been caused
>>>>>> by
>>>>>> using a custom built ruby.
>>>>>> What the exact issue is with (some) custom built rubys, we still
>>>>>> do
>>>>>> not know. So best to ensure that /usr/bin/ruby is used.
>>>>> Thanks for the hint, I'm using REE indeed.
>>>>> A quick workaround for that issue just popped in after your e-
>>>>> mail -
>>>>> setting TM_RUBY variable to /usr/bin/ruby in Properties /
>>>>> Advanced /
>>>>> Shell Variables tab fixes the issue.
>>>>> --
>>>>> Filip Tepper
<><   Ken Scott   optikos at gmail.com   http://www.optikos.net

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