Keyboard shortcuts summary

Robert Lillack rob at
Wed May 19 20:10:58 EEST 2004

Frederic Crozat wrote:

> As some of you probably have noticed, one of the problems advanced users
> often encounter when using different applications is the lack of
> consistency between shortcuts.


> This way, we could start a discussion with developers of the different
> projects on how to improve the current situation.

I'd go even further & design a "key mapping spec" which every toolkit
(not only X ones---think about readline...) should honour. I hate
trying to delete a word in a HTML form by pressing ^W and therefore
closing the window ;(

Cheers, Rob.
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