Patch Browser Gesture Click Open in New Card

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Introduction

This patch allows you to Gesture-tap in the browser (place your thumb in the gesture area and tap on a link) to open the link in a new card. It's very intuitive and sort of like middle-clicking a link in the browser on your computer.

Patch Source (gestureclicknewcard.patch)

<source lang="diff"> --- .orig/usr/palm/applications/com.palm.app.browser/app/controllers/page-assistant.js +++ /usr/palm/applications/com.palm.app.browser/app/controllers/page-assistant.js @@ -621,7 +621,15 @@

		tapPt.left = event.centerX - tapPt.left;
		tapPt.top  = event.centerY - tapPt.top;

- if (event.altKey) { + if (event.metaKey) { + var urlInfo = {}; + var urlInspectResponse = function(response) { + urlInfo = response || {}; + this._newBrowserPage(urlInfo.url); + }.bind(this); + this._webView.mojo.inspectUrlAtPoint(tapPt.left, tapPt.top, urlInspectResponse); + } + else if (event.altKey) {

			var popupItems = [
				{label: $L('Open In New Card'), command:'openNew'},

--- .orig/usr/palm/frameworks/mojo/builtins/palmInitFramework338.js +++ /usr/palm/frameworks/mojo/builtins/palmInitFramework338.js @@ -28127,7 +28127,7 @@

this._addElementHighlight(event.centerX,event.centerY);
}

-if(event.altKey){ +if(event.altKey || event.metaKey){


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