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Re: comint read-only prompt

From: Miles Bader
Subject: Re: comint read-only prompt
Date: 22 Aug 2002 10:21:45 +0900

"Stefan Monnier" <monnier+gnu/address@hidden> writes:
> > There are two types of people in the world:  ones who use C-a C-k when
> > they change their mind at a prompt, and ones who wail on the Delete key.
> I don't know about you, but when I do C-a C-k in Emacs-21's *shell*
> buffer, I don't end up erasing the prompt.

I think his point was that the `wail on the Delete key' people do it
because that's what they're used to, and they're likely to continue
doing so, even if there are `better' methods available.

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