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Wed Oct 29 10:50:51 GMT 2008
>>>>> "Stephen" == Stephen J Turnbull <stephen at xemacs.org> writes:
Stephen> Vincent Ladeuil writes:
>> Eerk ! Am I right in inferring from the above that the input
>> handling will be character based ?
>> This implies that it can't be used under emacs where input is
>> line buffered (i.e. you can't read a character at a time, only a
>> '\n' terminated line).
Stephen> Surely that's not true; both XEmacs and GNU Emacs support full-screen
Stephen> terminal emulators, as well as the line-oriented shell modes.
Stephen> I'm pretty sure you can just use comint as the basis
Stephen> of such modes (but I haven't written one myself).
I'd be so delighted...
Care to send more precise pointers ?
comint.el defines comint-send-input but:
1) That seems to be the only function dealing with input,
2) It strongly suggests that the input is line-oriented.
Do you know a full-screen terminal emulator that may
do it differently ?
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