[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: S-backspace

From: Rajesh Vaidheeswarran
Subject: Re: S-backspace
Date: Tue, 27 May 2003 10:06:53 -0400 (EDT)

I believe <M-S-backspace> is already bound, in X window systems, to shutdown
the X server... so, it might be a bad idea.

In a previous message, Richard Stallman writes:

>     In the new CVS, <S-backspace> runs the command kill-whole-line.
>     I'm hitting it about twice a day by accident, confusing me.
>     Can we reconsider this recent keybinding addition?
> Since two people have already complained, clearly we must remove
> this binding.
>     What about <M-S-backspace>.  Given your habits, that might still give
>     you problems when trying to kill an entirely capitalized word backward
>     with <M-backspace>, but that would seem to be a less frequent
>     situation.
> Ok, let's try that one and see if there are any problems.
> _______________________________________________
> Emacs-devel mailing list
> address@hidden
> http://mail.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-devel

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]