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Authored by: lemko on Aug 02, '01 10:23:44PM

Seems almost everyone here uses Option as their Meta key, but I can't. Why?
Otherwise, that looks like a nice hack, I just wish I didn't have to use Esc...



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Authored by: TTop on Aug 10, '01 10:08:35AM

I'd also like to know how to make the option key my meta key -- I'm an emacs geek, but I completely lose my efficency if I have to use ESC.



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Authored by: jacobolus on Mar 16, '06 02:50:24PM

I'm not sure if this was the case in 2001 when the parent comment was written, but now it's possible to tick a checkbox in the "emulation" tab of the Terminal window settings to get option to work as meta key.



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Authored by: misaka on Dec 08, '01 07:59:13PM

I'm not certain how to fix this, but Apple has some information that may be relevant at their page Text System Defaults and Key Bindings. The biggest question is where exactly would you put the 'NSMnemonicsWorkInText' command mentioned there ...



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Authored by: jacobolus on Mar 16, '06 02:47:55PM
NSMnemonicsWorkInText is not supported by OS X. The other text defaults can be edited, by running the defaults command in the terminal, for instance:

defaults write -g NSRepeatCountBinding "^u"


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