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Re: Confused by y-or-n-p

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: Confused by y-or-n-p
Date: Sun, 03 Jan 2021 01:01:05 -0500

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  > ) The new behaviour is in Emacs 27,

That change was released just a few months ago.  So let's ask the
users whether they like it.

                                        and flopping back to the
  > Emacs 26 behaviour just sounds confusing,

Making the change was the potentially confusing step.

We must be ready to reverse a change if people prefer the old way.
Any argument which leads to the conclusion that we should be
reluctant to do that is a reductio ad absurdam.

If the users like this change, we should keep it.  If they don't, we
should revert it.

Would someone be willing to run a poll about this?

Dr Richard Stallman
Chief GNUisance of the GNU Project (https://gnu.org)
Founder, Free Software Foundation (https://fsf.org)
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