[ESS] Care to critique some Emacs-ess slides?

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Thu Aug 23 17:28:59 CEST 2012

On 08/23/2012 09:40 AM, Rodney Sparapani wrote:
> Slide 28:  This is a big digression...
> I have been fond of IBM's Common User Access (CUA) for Cut/Copy/Paste
> which don't conflict with Emacs at all.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_User_Access#Description
> Cut region:  Sh-Delete
 > Copy region: C-Insert
> Paste region: Sh-Insert
> Unfortunately, I don't have a simple prescription for setting these,
> and my reading of the cua-mode documentation doesn't mention them.
> It seems to me that cua-mode is not really CUA at all.  Rather, it
> appears to be mimicking Apple's Human Interface Guidelines
> https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/#documentation/UserExperience/Conceptual/AppleHIGuidelines/KeyboardShortcuts/KeyboardShortcuts.html

By the way, if anyone cares...

(global-set-key [(shift delete)] 'clipboard-kill-region-if-active) ; Cut

(global-set-key [(control insert)] 'clipboard-kill-ring-save); Copy

(global-set-key [(shift insert)] 'clipboard-yank)            ; Paste

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