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Re: ESC DEL generates ESC C-d

From: Daniel Ortmann
Subject: Re: ESC DEL generates ESC C-d
Date: 07 Dec 2001 06:42:32 -0600
User-agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.1

Richard Stallman <address@hidden> writes:

>     -Type DEL to back up one line and unflag.
>     +Type DEL to back up one line and unflag.  (see Delete)

> I don't see that this would be of help.  There is nothing about Delete
> in that doc string.  Anyway, the relevant point is that DEL is NOT
> necessary the Delete key.  I think this cryptic message will tend to
> suggest that it IS necessary the Delete key.  That would not help.

I intended to imply that something magical should be in that text, with
a mouse-face, which would send the user to the emacs info page
discussing delete.

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