Text-mode apps (Was :Who are the "spacists"?)

Christian Gollwitzer auriocus at gmx.de
Sun Apr 2 04:03:32 EDT 2017


Am 01.04.17 um 19:38 schrieb Steve D'Aprano:
> ^home^steve^document.txt
>
>
> I'm sure I'd get used to it in a few years...
>
> Next: convince keyboard manufacturers to move the caret from SHIFT-6 to a
> plain, unshifted key. Buggared if I'm going to hit shift every time I want
> to use an absolute path...

...which is reality for a lot more people than you might think. On a 
German keyboard, / is Shift-7. Same for \ {} [] which require 
carpal-tunneling combinations with the right Alt key "Alt Gr". 
Especially bad are shortcutrs like Ctrl+\ which appear in some software.

	Christian



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