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bug #36290: re-binding ctrl+m to something else causes to lose control of weechat.

Submitted by:  Elián Hanisch <m4v>
Submitted on:  Tue 24 Apr 2012 10:18:31 PM UTC  
Category:  core commands Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  command Status:  Invalid
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  0.3.7 IRC nick:  m4v

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Fri 30 Nov 2012 05:30:00 PM UTC, comment #2: 

As answered by Filip, you can still use ctrl-J.
Some scripts can rebind ctrl-M for their use, like multiline.pl. So it's not planned to disallow to (re)bind some keys.

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
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Mon 30 Apr 2012 01:58:18 PM UTC, comment #1: 

FYI: ctrl-J also does /input return ;-)

Filip H.F. "FiXato" Slagter <fixato>
Tue 24 Apr 2012 10:18:31 PM UTC, original submission:  

if you try to change the binding of ctrl-m, with something like "/key bind ctrl-M /some command" this will also change the behaviour of the enter key, making it impossible to issue any new commands to weechat.
In my case I had to use weechat's fifo for reset keybinds.

The easy solution for avoid this is to fix ctrl-m to "/input return" and not be possible to change it.

Elián Hanisch <m4v>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2013-01-12 flashcode Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2012-11-30 flashcode CategoryNone => core commands
        Item GroupNone => command
        StatusNone => Invalid
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