[8u60] RFR: RT37399: Mac: Command-period generates spurious KeyEvents on Mac OS

Morris Meyer morris.meyer at oracle.com
Fri Jan 9 22:31:51 UTC 2015

Kevin and David,

Could you look over my fix for this issue?  I thought about putting the 
special casing in the GlassViewDelegate and changing the return value of 
sendJavaKeyEvent to return a boolean.  I think this way might be a bit 

This issue is caused by the MacOS processing of Command-DOT, which when 
triggers causes two performKeyEquivalent: NSEvent *event invocations 
which were giving us spurious KeyEvents.  The fix special cases the 
Command-DOT and returns YES which nicely eats the second 



JIRA - https://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-37399
WEBREV - http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~morris/RT-37399.01

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