Proposal: utf32Code in sqKeyboardEvent

Tim Rowledge tim at
Sat Mar 19 16:14:54 UTC 2005

In message <423BD798.9070603 at>
          Andreas Raab <andreas.raab at> wrote:

> Folks,
> Since I'm not sure all of you have followed the discussion about scroll 
> events (which then went into keyboard events) here's my proposal again: 
> I would like to add a utf32Code field to sqKeyboardEvent which serves 
> the purpose to provide a UTF-32 value if the VM provides extended input 
> services (the Mac VM already does; others will surely follow). The 
> utf32Code field only needs to be filled in for EventKeyChar events 
> (e.g., neither for EventKeyDown or EventKeyUp since those are used for 
> reporting keys not characters).
> John is already playing with this but I want to make sure there is 
> general agreement on this issue. Ian, Tim? Any extra comments?
There's two spare slot in keyboard events, so feel free.

Tim Rowledge, tim at,
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