[Adium-devl] Push/Pop (was Re: New wikipage needs input from everyone)
timber at lava.net
Mon Sep 17 05:28:19 UTC 2007
On Sep 16, 2007, at 2:26 PM, David Clark wrote:
> You folks are definitely forgetting the most useful feature, the
> 1) type text
> 2) control-s
> 3) type new text / return
> 4) control-s / return
> Control-S is a single keyboard shortcut which swaps the text in the
> input field with the contents holding bin (like the clipboard, but
> not). The same shortcut swaps them back. I use this daily to
> interrupt a longer bit of text, so that I can write a short reply to
> something else.
> I actually don't like Control-Up and Control-Down so much, as they're
> the same as Control-S unless you need a LOT of stored lines. I think
> that Control-S is much more elegant, VERY fast, and easier to explain.
This is in fact what the flame war was all about! :) You wanted to
remove them, and some folks wanted to keep them.
I still don't know why we didn't just integrate history (opt up/down)
with the pushpop stack (ctrl up/down), but whatever. :)
> Dave (the guy who wrote all these bits)
Can't believe you're still reading this list, dude. We should catch up
(off-list ;) sometime.
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