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Re: Apologia for bzr

From: John Yates
Subject: Re: Apologia for bzr
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2014 10:14:05 -0500

On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 9:29 AM, Lennart Borgman <address@hidden> wrote:

Pane was exactly the term used by the Apollo Computer Display Manager back in the early 80s.  A shell window included a line separating unconsumed editable type-ahead from immutable history.  The two areas were know respectively as the input pane and the transcript pane.  You can see two examples in the following image:


Window pad0001 displays a privileged shell prompt (#) in the input pane.  Window pad0002 display a cpscr program executing so no shell prompt ($) yet.


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