how to indent/dedent a region in emacs?

Grant Edwards grante at
Thu Jun 12 00:48:12 CEST 2008

On 2008-06-11, Grant Edwards <grante at> wrote:

> I've recently switched from Jed to Emacs for editing python
> source, and I'm still stumped as to how one indents or dedents
> a region of code.  In Jed it's 'C-c <' or 'C-c >'.  Google has
> found several answers, but none of them work, for example I've
> tried bot "C-c tab" and "C-c C-r" based on postings Google has
> found, but neither appears to actually _do_ anyting.

Doh!  It's 'C-c <' and 'C-c >' just like in Jed.  I swear that
didn't work the first time I tried it...

Grant Edwards                   grante             Yow! An air of FRENCH FRIES
                                  at               permeates my nostrils!!

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