BIND-EVENT (generic function)


Bind the EVENT to invoke the method specified in METHOD-NAME, with NODE as the sole argument to the method.

EVENT is a list of the form:

(NAME modifiers…)

NAME is either a keyword symbol identifying the keyboard key, or a string giving the Unicode character to be bound. MODIFIERS is a list of keywords like :control, :alt, and so on.


(bind-event self '(:up) 'move-up)
(bind-event self '(:down) 'move-down)
(bind-event self '(:q :control) 'quit)
(bind-event self '(:escape :shift) 'menu)

See also `keys.lisp' for the full table of key and modifier symbols.

Author: David O'Toole

Created: 2017-04-05 Wed 17:44