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Re: LINE NUMBERS
>>>>> "KM" == Kenneth Mankoff <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Kenneth Mankoff <email@example.com> writes:
>>> EMACS: CTRL+G will let you enter a line number to jump to. At
>>> least, thats my key-bindings. If you use emacs, I can let you know
>>> how to bind a key to the goto-line command.
>>> IDL-WAVE (EMACS): CTRL+G, unless you are going to a line because
>>> of an error, in which case it is automatic.
>> Control-G ? Isn't that the "cancel request" keystroke? I do it all
>> the time, it makes emacs beep, and annoys the heck out of my
KM> In the mini-buffer, its "cancel request". But in a main window
KM> edit buffer, its "goto-line". Depends where you are...
Well, this is not the standard setting - so you or your Sysadmin must
have done this. C-g normally does nothing except canceling whatever
you are doing. If you are doing nothing, it just beeps, as Craig
XEmacs 21.1 has goto-line standard on M-g
Emacs 20.6 has no standard binding to goto-line. To get it on M-g
like in XEmacs, put this into .emacs.
(define-key global-map "\M-g" 'goto-line)
Hope this helps
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