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Re: Tab key functionality

Posted By: John Gruener <>
Date: Friday, 4 September 1998, at 12:48 a.m.

In Response To: Re: Tab key functionality (Walter Rassbach)


> Let me think on it for a bit... I think we are getting closer
> to a proposal, but a couple of the things you mentioned "feel"
> slightly awkward to me (really, I suppose that means "aren't
> exactly how I would do it..." ;-).

Open to *any* suggestions here.

> Also, you omitted a usage for the '\' key which certainly can't
> be used in a filename (nor, I believe, can the '/' or '?' key),
> and using those might give us an even better set of edit keys...

My original thought of using the Period key to put the cursor on the Period was because it was so intuitive, and it could be done in one keystroke... but might want to re-think this... see Dan's response. I'll wait to see if anyone else wants to weigh-in here first.

John

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