[Top][All Lists]

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

Re: AW: delete-selection-mode

From: Miles Bader
Subject: Re: AW: delete-selection-mode
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2010 11:36:08 +0900

Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> writes:
> This will be a good occasion to get rid of the butt-ugly and
> bug-inducing code that implements the feature now.  And it will provide
> the DEL part of delete-selection-mode.
> I'd be happy to also provide the self-insert behavior of
> delete-selection-mode, but at least this intermediate step sounds very
> good to me.
> The implementation should keep an eye towards generalizing it to
> self-insertion keys (i.e. maybe it should just use the code from
> delete-selection-mode).

That all sounds perfect.

The "DEL deletes" functionality seems the main thing; a mode which only
did that would probably be fine, and solve 95% of the muscle-memory-
from-other-apps issues.


Liberty, n. One of imagination's most precious possessions.

reply via email to

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