In a new Swing project I was missing the alternative set of cut/copy/paste shortcuts and also the ability to quickly delete all characters up to the start or end of the current word.
I had done this before, but wasn't able to dig up the code again. Neither did Google find any code I could simply borrow.
So, here's how I implemented those, both for your and for my future reference.
Treats contained numbers sensible when comparing strings
Posted by skelvin on August 24, 2004 at 3:46 AM PDT
A little Java 2D can give your log messages much bigger visibility. Or find yourself your own