Class CharacterKey

  • All Implemented Interfaces:
    Comparable

    @Deprecated
    public final class CharacterKey
    extends NaturalKey
    Deprecated.
    Please use org.eclipse.jface.bindings.keys.KeyStroke and org.eclipse.jface.bindings.keys.KeyLookupFactory

    Instances of CharacterKey represent keys on the keyboard which represent unicode characters.

    CharacterKey objects are immutable. Clients are not permitted to extend this class.

    Since:
    3.0
    • Field Summary

      Fields 
      Modifier and Type Field Description
      static CharacterKey BS
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the backspace key (U+0008).
      static CharacterKey CR
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the carriage return (U+000D) key
      static CharacterKey DEL
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the delete (U+007F) key.
      static CharacterKey ESC
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the escape (U+001B) key.
      static CharacterKey FF
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the form feed (U+000C) key.
      static CharacterKey LF
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the line feed (U+000A) key.
      static CharacterKey NUL
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the null (U+0000) key.
      static CharacterKey SPACE
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the space (U+0020) key.
      static CharacterKey TAB
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the tab (U+0009) key.
      static CharacterKey VT
      Deprecated.
      The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the vertical tab (U+000B) key.
      • Fields inherited from class org.eclipse.ui.keys.Key

        key
    • Field Detail

      • BS

        public static final CharacterKey BS
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the backspace key (U+0008).
      • CR

        public static final CharacterKey CR
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the carriage return (U+000D) key
      • DEL

        public static final CharacterKey DEL
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the delete (U+007F) key.
      • ESC

        public static final CharacterKey ESC
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the escape (U+001B) key.
      • FF

        public static final CharacterKey FF
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the form feed (U+000C) key.
      • LF

        public static final CharacterKey LF
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the line feed (U+000A) key.
      • NUL

        public static final CharacterKey NUL
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the null (U+0000) key.
      • SPACE

        public static final CharacterKey SPACE
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the space (U+0020) key.
      • TAB

        public static final CharacterKey TAB
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the tab (U+0009) key.
      • VT

        public static final CharacterKey VT
        Deprecated.
        The single static instance of CharacterKey which represents the vertical tab (U+000B) key.
    • Method Detail

      • getInstance

        public static CharacterKey getInstance​(char character)
        Deprecated.
        Creates an instance of CharacterKey given a unicode character. This method determines the correct name for the key based on character. Typically, this name is a string of one-character in length equal to the character that this instance represents.
        Parameters:
        character - the character that the resultant CharacterKey instance is to represent.
        Returns:
        an instance of CharacterKey representing the character.
      • getCharacter

        public char getCharacter()
        Deprecated.
        Gets the character that this object represents.
        Returns:
        the character that this object represents.