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Re: lynx-dev "sticky" things

From: T.E.Dickey
Subject: Re: lynx-dev "sticky" things
Date: Sat, 16 Oct 1999 10:11:46 -0400 (EDT)

> Please don't try to depend on something called 'control-left arrow' or 
> even '^V-left arrow'.  I know for the ^V-e sequence to edit text edit 
> areas, I have to type ^V twice and I know others do.  It's rather annoying. 
> I myself would prefer for default behaviors to STOP CHANGING .  If it 
> is a new feature, then of course the default is up for discussion.  But 
> if its a long standing feature, then leaving the default a traditional one 
> prevents users from being confused... 

while I may (and occasionally do) overlook something buried in a patch, I
don't intend to put any changes of default behavior into the distribution
unless I see that most of the contributors want it.

(experimental features via ifdef's are a different matter...)

> Larry W. Virden                 <URL: mailto:address@hidden> 

Thomas E. Dickey

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