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From: "Allen S. Rout" <asr@ufl.edu>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: GNU Emacs ported to Android
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2012 08:53:35 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <k12koh$iji$1@ger.gmane.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20120822081751.GE2538@grace.toshine.net>

On 08/22/2012 04:17 AM, 'Mash (Thomas Herbert) wrote:
> On 2012-08-21 18:42+0100, Ian Barton wrote:
>> On 21/08/12 16:22, Karl Voit wrote:
>>> Anybody else sharing experiences with Emacs or HW-keyboards on
>>> Android?
>> Thanks for the heads up. Off to play. The android Hackers Keyboard
>> has Ctrl, Alt, etc. I use it to run Emacs via a terminal. However, a
>> hardware keyboard that worked would be great.
>> Ian.
> Tempted to get one of these at some point.
> http://www.freedominput.com/freedom-accessories/freedom-pro-keyboard

I own it.  It doesn't work, at least 2.2.1 on my MyTouch 4G (and my G1, 

The problem is not with the hardware per se;  the keyboard driver in 
_android_ (not at the bluetooth layer) specifically omitted the key 
modifier concept, so ctrl, M-, alt just don't happen.

I've been hoping that the Android-as-USB-host stuff announced at the 
last IO would unscrew that problem, but haven't followed its progress much.

- Allen S. Rout

  parent reply	other threads:[~2012-08-22 12:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-08-21 15:22 GNU Emacs ported to Android Karl Voit
2012-08-21 17:42 ` Ian Barton
2012-08-22  8:17   ` 'Mash (Thomas Herbert)
2012-08-22 10:56     ` Org-mode on Android (was: GNU Emacs ported to Android) Karl Voit
2012-08-22 12:53     ` Allen S. Rout [this message]
2012-08-22 13:57       ` GNU Emacs ported to Android Jason F. McBrayer
2012-08-21 17:43 ` Bastien
2012-08-23  1:00   ` Torsten Wagner
2012-08-23  4:59     ` Carsten Dominik
2012-08-23  6:04       ` Bastien
2012-08-23  9:09         ` Carsten Dominik
2012-08-23  7:45       ` Torsten Wagner
2012-08-23 13:52       ` Jason F. McBrayer

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