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Re: question about `quit-char'

From: Lennart Borgman (gmail)
Subject: Re: question about `quit-char'
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2008 19:35:10 +0200
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> The Fset_quit_char command was introduced during the multi-tty merge.
> Apparently, no one ever bothered to make sure that the rest of Emacs
> works when quit_char is not C-g: there are many, many places in the Lisp
> sources that assume C-g quits.
> So I think this feature should be removed.
> Does anyone object?

Is there anything to win from removing it? Is not the changes that need
to be made to make it work simple?

I think it might be good to keep it if we want to make emulation where
another quit char might fit better.

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