Char (event)

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Grid Modem.png  Event char
Fired when a alphanumeric key is pressed on the keyboard.
Returned Object 1 The String representing the character that was pressed.

Grid paper.png  Example
Prints out the character that was pressed.
while true do
  local event, character = os.pullEvent("char")
  print(character.." was pressed.")
Output The key that was pressed. Note this doesn't trigger for Tab, Shift, the up arrow, etc. Use the key event if you wish to trap those keys.