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bug#9528: 24.0.50; Info navigation


From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: bug#9528: 24.0.50; Info navigation
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2011 08:49:38 -0400

> Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2011 14:14:26 +0200
> From: Dani Moncayo <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden, address@hidden
> 
> >> > It's not the implementation, it's part of documented behavior of DEL:
> >> >
> >> >  Scroll one screenful back in Info, considering all nodes as one
> >> >  sequence                           ----------------------------
> >> >  --------
> >>
> >> As I see it, considering all nodes as one sequence, the node just
> >> before "Macros" is "Related Topics", not "Functions".
> >
> > Not in depth-first-search order, it isn't.
> 
> In that order maybe not, but I think the intended order is not that,
> but "sequential", as described in (info "(info)Help-^L"):

An Info manual has a tree structure, so sequential order is not well
defined.  If you read the description in Help-^L, you will see that it
describes depth-first-search:

     In this sequence, a node's subnodes appear following their parent.
  If a node has a menu, <SPC> takes you into the subnodes listed in the
  menu, one by one.  Once you reach the end of a node, and have seen all
  of its subnodes, <SPC> takes you to the next node or to the parent's
  next node.





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