MAKE-EVENT (function)


Create an input event for the key CODE with MODIFIERS pressed. The argument CODE may be one of:

  • a keyword symbol naming the keyboard key, such as :RETURN or :SPACE (see also `make-key-symbol'.)
  • a one-character string, whose first character is the translated Unicode character being bound
  • an integer whose value is the unicode character code from SDL


  • a cons of the form (key unicode) will be passed through unaltered.

Author: David O'Toole

Created: 2017-04-05 Wed 17:43