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Re: is easy to get hung in infinite ^G stream; how to stop it?


From: Barry Margolin
Subject: Re: is easy to get hung in infinite ^G stream; how to stop it?
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2004 10:04:50 -0400
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In article <address@hidden>,
 address@hidden (David Combs) wrote:

> Want to see something funny?
> 
> (Ok, not so funny, then.)
> 
> Within *shell*, do "man <something>".
> 
> Yes, exactly that way.  No, *not* via M-x man.
> 
> At least if you're me (running 21.2.1), emacs gets
> all screwed up trying to display a man-page into *shell*,
> you get this ^G.
> 
> Hit <return>, you get one line of the man-page,
> and another ^G.

Type "q" followed by RETURN.

-- 
Barry Margolin, address@hidden
Arlington, MA
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