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Re: isearch multiple buffers

From: Juri Linkov
Subject: Re: isearch multiple buffers
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2007 03:31:00 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/23.0.50 (gnu/linux)

> The only time you want to search the Buffer List itself is when you are in
> that buffer. And if you are there, then you can hit the toggle key to turn
> off the marks. That's one extra keystroke before you search the Buffer List
> (and another keystroke to toggle the marks back on, if you want them on).
> Searching the Buffer List will be a lot less common than searching multiple
> buffers. Let's not complicate things for that infrequent (corner) use case -
> two keystrokes is a fair price to pay.

Not infrequent when C-s is used to find the name of the next buffer to mark.
Toggling marks after every search for the next name and marking it
would be a big hassle.

Juri Linkov

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