[wingide-users] OS X Keyboard profile on Linux

Wing IDE Support support at wingware.com
Thu Jul 16 12:23:49 MDT 2009

Kurt Bendl wrote:
> I'm currently running WingIDE 3.2.0 b2 on 64-bit Ubuntu 9.04 :
>   Linux version 2.6.28-13-generic (buildd at yellow)
>   (gcc version 4.3.3 (Ubuntu 4.3.3-5ubuntu4) )
>   #45-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jun 30 22:12:12 UTC 2009
> ...and using a HHKB Lite2 USB keyboard that I've had for years.
> I suppose I'm missing something with the keyboard mapping.
> in 'Edit > Preferences > Keyboard > Custom Key Bindings'
> I tried to map the 'meta key' and 'c' to do cut. However,
> when I do, Wing recognizes the left meta key as a
> single keystroke 'Super_|'.

I think this is going to require fixing a few things in Wing to work. 
You could try to configure X11 to act like X11 on OS X but that runs the 
risk of breaking things so I wouldn't recommend it unless you know how 
to modify the X11 keyboard mapping with xmodmap.



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