Forum: Ruby on Rails How to react to a key press in rjs file?

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Af118fdefb3fa098fb06b167d479e5d8?d=identicon&s=25 Christopher (Guest)
on 2008-10-29 16:01
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Hi everybody,

I'm a rails beginner and I'm trying to figure out how to react to a
keyboard press in an rjs-file and then do some stuff to the page. It
should go something like this:

if @correct
  #do something
  #wait for the user to press any key
    #do something
  end
end

Does anybody know how to do this?

Thanks in advance!
Christopher
81b61875e41eaa58887543635d556fca?d=identicon&s=25 Frederick Cheung (Guest)
on 2008-10-29 16:08
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On 29 Oct 2008, at 14:40, Christopher wrote:

>    #do something
>  end
> end
>
> Does anybody know how to do this?


That's not really how event handling is done in javascript. you would
normally attach an event handler to some page object rather than sit
and wait for an event to happen.

Fred
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