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Re: Re: [External] : Re: Moving point after character when clicking latt

From: Pedro Andres Aranda Gutierrez
Subject: Re: Re: [External] : Re: Moving point after character when clicking latter half of it
Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2023 07:35:39 +0200

> Message: 3
> Date: Sun, 09 Jul 2023 12:21:59 -0400
> From: Brian Cully <bjc@spork.org>
> To: Moritz Maxeiner <mm@ucw.sh>
> Cc: Drew Adams <drew.adams@oracle.com>, emacs-devel@gnu.org
> Subject: Re: [External] : Re: Moving point after character when
>         clicking latter half of it
> Message-ID: <878rbpgii2.fsf@psyduck.jhoto.kublai.com">878rbpgii2.fsf@psyduck.jhoto.kublai.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; format=flowed
> Moritz Maxeiner <mm@ucw.sh> writes:
> > That being said, if there's wide opposition of this being
> > included in Emacs,
> > I'll maintain it as a downstream patch as Emacs' current default
> > behavior, to
> > me, is unacceptable.
> Until you'd posted this patch, I had no idea why I always seem to
> struggle when selecting text with the mouse in Emacs, to the point
> that I actively avoid using the mouse for it because I find Emacs'
> current behavior so unpredictable.
> So, for me at least, I welcome this patch.
> -bjc

I don't know... in my 30 years of using Emacs, I never missed anything or
noticed anything as 'this is wrong'. Making the behaviour activated by you patch
opt-in (through customisation, for example) would allow me to see what I was
missing and, eventually, switch to the new behaviour. 

Not that I oppose this, but remember those of us who have grown into the current

My .2 cents,

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Fragen sind da um gestellt zu werden
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