[Eric] Eric: switching between tabs with ctrl+pgUp and ctrl+pgDown

Detlev Offenbach detlev at die-offenbachs.de
Mon Sep 12 17:29:39 BST 2011

Am Samstag, 10. September 2011, 19:31:01 schrieb Alan Ezust:
> Hi,
> I noticed that on my Linux KDE debian desktop, eric recognizes these popular
> keys for switching between tabs,
> but if I run eric remotely through X/11 from another host that is running
> ubuntu karmic, even after upgrading eric to 4.4.17,
> I still can't switch between tabs using those keys.
> On the system where it DOES work, I don't even have those keys bound to
> anything. It seems to be natively recognized by eric.

That seems to be related to the KDE configuration, that seems to send the 
event to the underlying Qt system, which sends them to eric. By default these 
keys are bound to the "Goto first/last line" of the editor.

> But on the system where it does not work, I tried binding them to the actual
> show next tab and show previous tab and it still didn't work.
> Any ideas what might be wrong?

Are you sure, that these keys are send correctly by your X11-Server?

Detlev Offenbach
detlev at die-offenbachs.de

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