Request for review: 7144063: [macosx] Swing JMenu mnemonic doesn't work; hint misleading; cross symbol typed

Leonid Romanov leonid.romanov at
Fri Feb 17 05:13:48 PST 2012

Try this in terminal window:
defaults write -g ApplePressAndHoldEnabled -bool true

On 17.02.2012, at 17:54, Alexander Zuev wrote:

> On 2/16/12 19:15, Mike Swingler wrote:
>> One more to try: "press-and-hold" in Lion: if you hold down the "e" key, and then use the mouse, arrow keys, or number keys to select the variant.
> Looks like i need a step-by-step instruction here - i were unable to do it in TextEdit app on 10.7.3 machine with any language that has variants of 'e' letter. Once i hold down the e it starts autorepeating. Moving mouse or using arrow keys do not help much. Any option i have to turn on for that?
> With best regards,
> Alex

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