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Re: Info tutorial is out of date

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: Info tutorial is out of date
Date: Sun, 16 Jul 2006 23:09:47 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.50 (gnu/linux)

> When it will be too late for many.  If indeed it is better to use the
> keyboard (and I think it is), it seems a bad idea to begin by teaching
> bad habits, however easy these habits may be.

I think it's pretentious to think that we can influence people's habits
so easily.

I think the best option to satisfy both camps is to end the tutorial with
a section about "how to use Emacs more efficiently" where we describe key
bindings for those operations that can easily be accomplished with arrow
keys, mice, menu-bars, scroll-bars, you name it.


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