General discussions about LaunchBar
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My feature request is very simple, allow Ctrl-g (emacs) or Ctrl-[ (vim) to be used to deactivate LaunchBar in addition to regular old Esc. Or perhaps make it a configurable keybinding. I use emacs on a daily basis and find myself using the Ctrl-f/b/n/p keybinding in LaunchBar regularly but am always miffed when Ctrl-g does not exit out of LaunchBar like it should. I'd love if this feature could be added. Thanks!
No one else wants this feature? This makes me sad.
Being an Emacs user, I wouldn't mind Control-G as a shortcut to deactivate LB since sometimes it's easier for me to type than Escape or Command-. Also, in Emacs and vim (and Unix tty-based input in general), Control-[ is equivalent to Escape. Not sure how it behaves relative to the Cocoa Text System; doesn't seem to be assigned to cancelOperation:, like Escape is, with default key bindings. Also don't know if LB does or can make use of those key bindings.