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Re: [zzdev] :zz: Markity Mark

Ted Nelson wrote:
>> Ted, am I correct that the idea is that performing a marking
>> operation enters "marking mode", and any operation other than
>> marking or cursor moves (including quitting ZZ!) exits marking
>> mode?
> That's the style I like.
> (Possibly we should have an "end command" command-- for use only
> when necessary-- though I've already had perfectly good results by
> typing an implausibly long string of numbers followed by "g", which
> beeps and forgets :)

As far as I know, having a mode-ful interface like this (with a 'mark
mode' and a 'general mode') is generally considered a Bad Thing in
user interface design.  That's not to say don't do it, just that it's
often confusing to users.  Is there perhaps any other way we could do


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