Re: XForms: CR binding to input field

Steve Lamont (
Tue, 12 Aug 97 07:07:28 PDT

To subscribers of the xforms list from (Steve Lamont) :

> I wonder if this is a 'feature' of XForms or Xlib*, I have an
> input widget, if I press ENTER the callback gets called and the
> action is performed, but if I press ENTER again on the same widget
> without changing it, nothing happens. It seems internally the
> callback isn't dispatched because nothing has changed since last
> time. Is there a way to disable this 'optimization' ? I would like
> to get my callback called even if the text hasn't changed.

There are several return modes for the Input Object (they're actually
not Widgets -- a minor quibble, I know):


Refer to the manual discussion of fl_set_input_return() for the use of
each. They are discussed in the section on Input Objects.


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