Can we write some condition for any key in keyboard.xml?

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slinuxgeek Offline
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Lightbulb  Can we write some condition for any key in keyboard.xml?
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Can we write a condition for any key in keyboard.xml?
for ex:
PHP Code:
F5 condition="a condition">ReloadSkin</F5>

Thanks for help in advance.
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spiff Offline
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Post: #2
no. only context is window.
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empezar Offline
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Post: #3
This would make the key mapping a lot more powerful. Missing this feature.
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Ned Scott Offline
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It is possible to map a key to run a python script in Kodi, and then have the script check for various conditions. It depends on what the final goal is.

Full disclosure: I work for WeTek. However, this is my personal account, and my words and opinion are my own.

You can make easy links to the Kodi Wiki Manual using double brackets around common Kodi words: [[debug log]] = debug log (wiki), [[Video library]] = Video library (wiki), [[SMB]] = SMB (wiki) , [[userdata]] = userdata (wiki), etc
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