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Re: How do I highlight word at point?

From: Thorsten Bonow
Subject: Re: How do I highlight word at point?
Date: Sun, 19 Oct 2008 15:24:48 +0200
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>>>>> "Francis" == Francis Moreau <address@hidden> writes:

    >> I think what you asked may be done by typing `M-b M-@'.

    Francis> M-b is bind to 'backward-word'.

    Francis> Which function 'M-b M-@' is bind in your "special" environment ?

    Francis> thanks

    Francis> Francis


he never claimed that "M-b M-@" was bound to a function: "M-b" is indeed bound 
`backward-word'. But then the point is at the beginning of a word and "M-@",
which is bound to `mark-word' will do the trick.

Come on, you could at least have tried it once. Emacs seldom explodes on
keyboard input ;-)


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