Backtrack Linux - Backtrack is a Linux distribution based off Ubuntu. It is used for penetration testing and forensics. The distro was a combination of WHAX and Auditor. It...
Keyboard Accelerator Fail
Problem was that the accelerators were just not showing. That's okay. I hacked up a screen shot with them using Microsoft Paint. Made a note to get this fixed during the coding phase. I did notice that when you pressed a key, the accelerators seemed to show up. Weird.
Finally I got down to business. Tried to figure out what was going wrong. OnInitDialog() looked okay. Resources looked okay. WTF is going on? I turned to Google. That got me to Raymond Chen's Old New Thing blog. Sure enough. He described why I could not see the accelerators. You don't get the visual cues unless you press the Alt key. This has been so since Windows 2000. This is a "feature" from Microsoft. Great.