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Re: How about making `sleep-for' interactive?

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: How about making `sleep-for' interactive?
Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 09:19:19 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)

> Good points.  In addition to that, I discovered that screen is not
> updated during macro execution, so my solution would have to involve
> updating the display.

The screen updating is not disabled during kbd-macro execution.
What happens is that the screen is only updated when Emacs is "idle".

Notice that `sleep-for` says:

    Pause, without updating display, for SECONDS seconds.

But you can use `sit-for` instead, which does update the display (by


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