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Re: [patch] 21.3 terminal.el -- Show help key at prompt

From: Kevin Rodgers
Subject: Re: [patch] 21.3 terminal.el -- Show help key at prompt
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2004 16:45:43 -0600
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Jari Aalto+mail.emacs wrote:
> I think it would be good if the prompt indicated which key to press to
> get help. Here is the patch.
> 2004-08-28 Sat  Jari Aalto  <jari dot aalto A T poboxes dot com>
>         * terminal.el (te-escape): Show `?' in prompt for help key.

If `?' does something useful, it must be bound to some command
(te-escape-help) in some map (terminal-escape-map).  So instead of a
literal `?' in the prompt, you should look it up:

(format "...%s..."
        (substitute-command-keys "\\<terminal-escape-map>\\[te-escape-help]")

Kevin Rodgers

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