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Re: Patch to disable links line in *info* buffer

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: Patch to disable links line in *info* buffer
Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 18:24:58 -0400

>    That is very true.  This means I cannot copy a file name for Info.
>    The name has been shifted from easily sharable to hard-to-share.
> if we want to optimize for ease of sharing (not a bad goal, IMHO), my guess is
> the easiest way to share a mode-line-as-"link" would be a series of keystrokes
> that can be used to find that node.  this:
>  (fset 'help-me! [?\C-h ?i ?m ?e ?m ?a ?c ?s ?\C-m])

This is unreadable and doesn't work if the *info* buffer is
already viewing some other manual.  Better use

        (info "(emacs)Top")

and tell people to hit C-x C-e with the cursor right after the closing paren.


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