[oclug] GUI vs cmdline mail (was Top if my head sugestion for
enhancment to GUI mailclients.)
je_oclug at kronos.honk.org
Fri Jun 27 22:39:02 EDT 2003
On Fri, 27 Jun 2003, Michael P. Soulier wrote:
> j == down
> k == up
> h == left
> l == right
> I don't see any English in there, but it's damned intuitive once you
> get your head around it, assuming a qwerty keyboard.
I never quite understood this, and can never for the life of me, remember
those 'shortcuts'. I don't 'get' how intuitive it is to assume that 'l' =
I think the old internet quote that "Nothing is intuitive, it's all
learned" is quite apt. I could probably learn those shortcuts if I spent
the effort to learn them, write 'em down or do something to pound them
into my head, but to me, it's more 'intuitive' to use the keys that have
arrows on them to indicate cursor direction.
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