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Re: Meaning behind Control-G

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: Meaning behind Control-G
Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:44:29 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)

> Now, why TECO uses Control-G for "quit", I don't know.  ASCII "BEL" as
> an "alarm" is a plausible theory, but hard to verify.  In general
> there's no strong link between control characteras as inputs and their
> corresponding output behaviour.

FWIW, the link between C-g and "BEL" is pretty clear: it must be
[G]raham [Bel]l


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