Re: [dwm] Eagerly awaiting st

From: y i y u s <>
Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2007 10:01:50 +0100

2007/12/11, John A. Grahor <>:
> Anselm,
> I'm eagerly awaiting the advent of st.
> I wonder if you would entertain the concept of "local line editing"?
> I ssh to many hosts at the far end of very slow satellite links and it
> is excruciating to type commands, etc because ssh doesn't have a "line"
> mode like telnet does. It would be nice if the terminal would support
> "local line editing" so that a line is collected up locally on the
> terminal and sent to the pty only when carriage return is hit. Any chance??
> Regards,
> John

Instead of "local line editing", I would suggest a hold mode ala
9term, with some copy-paste and mouse editing it turns your terminal
with ed into a full blown visual text editor. But once st is released
I plan to do a lot of experiments with that source and some of the
9term features (like this one) are in my todo list.


- yiyus || JGL .
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