[texworks] Early thoughts

Jérome Laurens jerome.laurens at u-bourgogne.fr
Sun Sep 21 08:42:51 CEST 2008

Le 21 sept. 08 à 03:19, Jonathan Kew a écrit :

> On 20 Sep 2008, at 12:32 AM, Karl Berry wrote:
>> so hitting escape (vs. tab) is very difficult!
>> Personally I think making the default completion character be TAB,  
>> not
>> ESC, would be a good change.
> I'm inclined to at least give that a try, and see how it feels in  
> practice.
>> But I guess TeXShop uses ESC?  Is this the
>> usual convention on Macs?  Perhaps it should be ESC on Macs and TAB
>> elsewhere?  (No idea what's conventional on Windows, actually.)
> Like many things, this really needs to be user-configurable, of  
> course. That's not hard; mainly it's an issue of deciding which  
> things to actually put into the GUI somewhere (how many Preference  
> panels? how many options can reasonably go into them?), and which to  
> relegate to text-based configuration files for the "more advanced"  
> user to edit.
> JK


First you put this in a configuration file.
Then later, if many people want a more human UI, someone will design a  
plugin to edit tthat config file.

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