[racket-dev] [plt] Push #23587: master branch updated

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Thu Sep 22 12:28:03 EDT 2011

How does this preserve transparency? Yes, you can break transparency with a handful of keystrokes of your own, but when you do so, you know you're doing it. Now you're supporting it, blessing it. 

On Sep 22, 2011, at 12:25 PM, Robby Findler wrote:

> On Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 11:17 AM, Matthias Felleisen
> <matthias at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:
>> On Sep 22, 2011, at 11:52 AM, robby at racket-lang.org wrote:
>>> | Add the following keybindings in a (hopefully) transparent REPL-friendly way:
>> HOW?
> They keybindings automates what you can already do with some three or
> four or ten or seventeen keystrokes currently.
> For example, send-selection-to-repl is equivalent to this (on a mac
> and assuming that the defs and interactions are both initially visible
> and you have something selected (the keyboard focus also has to be in
> the definitions, but that's a pre-req for send-selection-to-repl too))
>  cmd-c
>  cmd-d
>  esc;control->
>  cmd-v
>  return
>  cmd-d
> except, of course, that send-selection-to-repl doesn't actually
> clobber your copy/paste buffer like the sequence above does.
> There are, of course, alternative sequences that are also equivalent;
> that's just the one I probably would have used if I wanted to do such
> a thing.
> Robby

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