[Phpmyadmin-devel] about opening the console with ESC

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Mon Dec 22 13:27:09 CET 2014

Madhura Jayaratne a écrit :
> On Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 7:28 PM, Chirayu Chiripal <
> chirayu.chiripal at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 15-Dec-2014 7:12 pm, "Chirayu Chiripal" <chirayu.chiripal at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> On 15-Dec-2014 7:09 pm, "Madhura Jayaratne" <madhura.cj at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>>> On Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 6:26 PM, Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info>
>> wrote:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>> I was not aware that the console can be opened/closed with ESC.
>> However,
>>>>> using ESC seems to cause other troubles (see
>>>>> https://sourceforge.net/p/phpmyadmin/bugs/4651/) so any objection to
>>>>> remove this ESC behavior?
>>>>> Anyway, ESC is supposed to be for quitting something, right?
>>>> No objection for removing. However, it's nice to have some other short
>> key to easily access console.
>>> Exactly. I've seen tilde(~) used commonly for console.
>> I just realized that we cannot use this character as it might be required
>> in the data as well.
>> To avoid conflicting with other browser functionalities we probably will
> have to go for a 3 key short cut. I propose Ctrl+Alt+C.

Fine, as "C" reminds me of "Console".

> Do you think that we need to let the user customize this with a
> configuration? If so, I think the new configuration should come in 4.4
> rather than in bug fix releases.

I agree.

Marc Delisle (phpMyAdmin)

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