Re: [dev] st patch for draw() etc.

From: Aurélien Aptel <>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 23:12:16 +0200

On Wed, Apr 20, 2011 at 9:36 PM, Claudio <> wrote:
> Line buffer editing/positioning shouldn't be handled by st itself, it
> should be delegated to an external tools (most likely the shell). Else
> none of ^e, ^a, and such keystrokes should be available/hardcoded into
> the terminal emulator. We should think in terms of "shell container"
> rather than "terminal emulator".

This is completely true. If you implement positioning/buffer editing
in the terminal you will mess up the shell state.
Received on Thu Apr 21 2011 - 23:12:16 CEST

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