[wingide-users] how do I pass an argument to a command bound to a keystroke?

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Thu Apr 22 10:36:18 MDT 2010

Mitchell L Model wrote:
> When a command like move-editor-focus is documented as having an 
> argument -- in this case dir=1 -- how do I pass an argument to it?
> I can see three possibilities, but neither of the first two seems to 
> work and the third is rather heavy handed, though essentially the same 
> as the second.
>  (1) a keystroke (like control-U in Emacs) that precedes the keystrokes 
> bound to the command (control-X O in Emacs Personality);
> (2) binding a keystroke to a function call, e.g. move-editor-focus(0)
> (3) add a function to one of my script files that simply does 
> wingapi.gApplication.ExecuteCommand('move-editor-focus(dir=0) ')

Just bind a key to "move-editor-focus(dir=1)"  For various reasons
all args passed to commands are via keyword.


Stephan Deibel
Wingware | Python IDE
Advancing Software Development


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