[plt-scheme] Meta Key in Windows XP

From: Paulo J. Matos (pocm at soton.ac.uk)
Date: Fri Oct 20 10:06:07 EDT 2006

On 10/6/06, pedro pinto <pedro.e.pinto at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi there,
> Is there any way in DrScheme to properly assign the meta key to alt on
> windows? It seems like alt=meta for some values of meta, namely M-f, M-v,
> but not others like M-C-p, M-space and so on. The docs state:
> " Under Windows and Mac OS X, Meta is only available through the Escape
> key."
> I find pressing and releasing Esc to simulate meta very awkward.

Without looking at the docs and by reading this question by Pedro, I'd
like to add an item to this question on keybindings:
  - Is there a way to assign a key to the insertion of a word in the
current position of the buffer. For example, I press the WinKey and
get a lambda or something.


Paulo Matos

> Thanks in advance,
> -pp
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Paulo Jorge Matos - pocm at soton.ac.uk
PhD Student @ ECS
University of Southampton, UK

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