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Re: basic question: going back to dired


From: Juanma Barranquero
Subject: Re: basic question: going back to dired
Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2008 10:42:01 +0200

On Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 03:38, Juanma <address@hidden> wrote:

> Visible region is a really big plus, but I guess you mean
> transient-mark-mode and I believe that's not part of CUA.

CUA mode also makes the region visible.

> On the other hand, selection with shift+arrows seems to me like the crappy
> stuff I used to do before entering the glory of Emacs. I would go to admit
> it's a small plus to be able to *also* do it like that, but I think setting
> the mark, as an anchor, and extend as you move with any other movement
> command (and that includes, e.g., i-search), is vastly superior.

We'll have to agree to disagree. I have almost no use for invisible
regions that extend with movement commands.

  Juanma




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