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Re: [CVS] f7, f8 bound..

From: Kim F. Storm
Subject: Re: [CVS] f7, f8 bound..
Date: 27 Aug 2002 10:56:58 +0200
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Miles Bader <address@hidden> writes:

> "Stefan Monnier" <monnier+gnu/address@hidden> writes:
> > > I need to bind them to two adjacent function keys, but maybe we should
> > > move them to f3 and f4 instead ? 
> > 
> > Please don't use Fn keys.  It's very non-intuitive.
> Yeah [and on my happy-hacking keyboard, they're even hard to type].
> I agree that `C-x e' is kind of a pain to type, but what's wrong with
> `C-x (' & `C-x )', exactly?

IMO, they are a pain to type as well!  I don't see why we should hide
an excellent feature like keyboard macros under bindings which
requires you to use a total of 8 keystrokes just the define the macro.

> [I'd actually prefer to have a meta-shifted key to do what `C-x e' does,
> then I could just hold down the meta-key on my keyboard and repeatedly
> hit the command key.]

M-f4 :-)

Kim F. Storm <address@hidden> http://www.cua.dk

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