The Modernization of Emacs: terminology buffer and keybinding

blmblm at blmblm at
Wed Jun 27 20:41:36 CEST 2007

In article <1182811569.871702.207010 at>,
Twisted  <twisted0n3 at> wrote:
> On Jun 25, 5:32 pm, blm... at <blm... at> wrote:
> > To me it's similar to "memorizing" a phone number by dialing
> > it enough times that it makes its way into memory without
> > conscious effort.  I suspect that not everyone's brain works
> > this way, and some people have to look it up every time.
> > For those people, I can understand why something without a
> > GUI could be a painful experience.  "YMMV", maybe.
> You'll be happy to know then that my opinion is that the phone system
> is archaic too. 

Happy?  Not especially.  Amused?  Yes.  One more, um, "eccentric"?
opinion, from someone with many of them.

[ snip ]

B. L. Massingill
ObDisclaimer:  I don't speak for my employers; they return the favor.

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