Along the same Text manipulation line...
plug.org at 2nerds.com
Fri Apr 13 20:54:01 MDT 2007
On 4/13/07, Paul Seamons <paul at seamons.com> wrote:
> Pasting into emacs in a terminal is awful (GUI is just fine), partly
> of the same indent issue, but worse is that the pasted characters come in
> keystrokes which can sometimes cause the bell to sound or an error to
> which causes the paste to stop - or even better to jump to another
> and continue pasting there.
I've been pasting into emacsen graphical windows and terminal windows for
years (decades?) and never encountered such objectionable behaviors. Am I
using a different terminal program than you (plain vanilla xterm), or have I
just been lucky? Also, what kind of windows are you pasting _from_?
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