Funny. I found the setFocusable function. Calling it makes isFocusable return true, but requestFocus return false. Furthermore, dispatchTrackballEvent is now called but onTrackballEvent is not, regardless of whether I return true or false from the dispatch method.
Thoughts? On Apr 2, 6:41 pm, Keith Wiley <kbwi...@gmail.com> wrote: > The view isn't focusable. isFocusable returns false and requestFocus > returns false. Why? This is a pretty simple view, created and passed > setContentView in the onCreate method my dialog. I'm basically > working off the ColorPicker API demo. So, how do I get that View that > is created inside the dialog to accept trackball events? It accepts > touch events so it seems like a fair expectation. > > Thanks. > > On Apr 2, 6:10 pm, Dianne Hackborn <hack...@android.com> wrote: > > > Your view needs to take input focus. > > > On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 4:38 PM, Keith Wiley <kbwi...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > I have a dialog that sets its content view to a View object it creates > > > (a derived View actually) and the view can detect touch events without > > > any trouble, no callback registering or listeners or anything...but I > > > can't get any trackball events. I tried overriding onTrackballEvent() > > > and even dispatchTrackballEvent(). Neither function fires when the > > > trackball is moved or pressed while the dialog is the window. > > > > I see that one can register for clicks and various things, but how > > > does one access trackball events? > > > > Thanks. > > > -- > > Dianne Hackborn > > Android framework engineer > > hack...@android.com > > > Note: please don't send private questions to me, as I don't have time to > > provide private support, and so won't reply to such e-mails. All such > > questions should be posted on public forums, where I and others can see and > > answer them. --~--~---------~--~----~------------~-------~--~----~ You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Android Developers" group. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com To unsubscribe from this group, send email to android-developers-unsubscr...@googlegroups.com For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/android-developers?hl=en -~----------~----~----~----~------~----~------~--~---