[IPython-dev] Cntr-s makes cell inactive

MinRK benjaminrk at gmail.com
Wed Mar 11 13:17:59 EDT 2015

I think mode switching on save is a bug.

On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 9:52 AM, Zoltán Vörös <zvoros at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I think the behaviour of some keyboard shortcuts has changed recently.
> In particular, Cntr-s for saving the notebook renders the cell inactive
> (i.e., the cursor is taken away, and the border of the cell becomes
> gray). Was this a conscious design decision, or this happened by
> accident? I would like to propose that in cases, where it is clear that
> one doesn't want to leave the cell when invoking a certain shortcut,
> e.g., saving the entire notebook, the cell should not become inactive.
> What now happens to me quite often is that I hit Cntr-s, and then b,
> which then creates a new cell above, while I actually wanted to type 'b'
> in the current cell. I think this was not like this before.
> If this was considered, and this is the decision that the developers
> arrived at, so be it. Otherwise, I would be happy to issue a PR, if the
> core team agrees.
> Cheers,
> Zoltán
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