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Action Map question

Peter Simard
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Joined: Oct 31, 2001
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When defining an ActionMap, are we defining one behavior common, i.e. available, to one or
more actions/keystrokes?
If I define :

Am I saying perform the actionPerformed WHENEVER the enter key is pressed?
I assume we have to addActionListener(enterKeyAction) for any component
we want to execute the specified action.
I perused this article:
http://java.sun.com/products/jfc/tsc/special_report/kestrel/keybindings.html
but it's a bit early in the morning at the moment to get my head around!
[ October 14, 2002: Message edited by: Peter Simard ]
[ October 14, 2002: Message edited by: Peter Simard ]

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