[plt-scheme] Re: comprehensive manual for Quack with detailed descriptions of all Quack-related keybindings?

From: Benjamin L.Russell (DekuDekuplex at Yahoo.com)
Date: Fri Apr 17 01:53:38 EDT 2009

Thank you for your response.

>I have plans to replace Quack completely....

If you don't mind my inquiring, with what do you have plans to replace

-- Benjamin L. Russell

On Thu, 16 Apr 2009 09:57:00 -0400, Neil Van Dyke
<neil at neilvandyke.org> wrote:

>Noel is correct that there is no manual for Quack.
>The global and mode menus will indicate many of the commands and 
>options, and the key bindings list (C-h m) from Scheme Mode will 
>indicate some of the other editing commands.
>You might have to look at the source to figure out how to use some 
>things.  For example, the "Toggle Lambda Syntax" option you see on the 
>Scheme Mode menu requires that the point be on the "(define" line or the 
>line with the "(lambda".
>Quack development is in maintenance mode right now.  I have plans to 
>replace Quack completely, but unfortunately that's in my rather large 
>unfunded projects pool, so I can no promises when/if I can get to it.
>Noel Welsh wrote at 04/16/2009 09:35 AM:
>> On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 7:18 AM, Benjamin L.Russell
>> <DekuDekuplex at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>> Does anybody know where to find a comprehensive user manual for Quack?
>> I don't think there is such a thing. However, there are stacks of
>> comments in the Quack source code, and there is the documentation from
>> within Emacs (C-h f etc.)
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