Thus wrote Paul Moore (gustav@...
) on :
> On Mon, 25 Mar 2002 17:25:25 +0100, Preben Peppe Guldberg
> <c928400@...> wrote:
> >And, btw, so is <C-]>.
> Actually, I *implemented* <C-]>.
And taught me about it, actually (thanks). Sorry, I did not pay enough
attention at the start of the thread.
> PS I don't have any vi background, so I don't know what vi-compatibility
> issues there are.
Some vi's allow for abbreviations of the form "!c" but will silently
ignore ones with longer strings after the "!". I think Solaris (and then
probably SunOS too) and Irix works this way, while HP-UX and AIX versions
silently ignores both cases.
But tne again, other ways of specifying the behaviour could have been
> I apologise if I didn't consider those issues in my
At this point, I'd mostly concider this a non-issue when it comes to
new commands and behaviours.
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