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Re: The apropos-dialog
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- Subject: Re: The apropos-dialog
- From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Guillaume Cartier)
- Date: Fri, 28 Feb 92 09:39:34 -0500
> This is more of an request for the mcl team, but might as well see what other people interest are. I use the apropos-dialog very frequently as I teach myself mcl. A conveinent feature would be to ad the ability to sort that apropos list py package or delimit what is in the list by again a package. So for isntance I could easily scroll throuhg the apropos list and find all ocurrences of the symol I am trying to find by package. I could also, for example, turn off the viewing of mathching symbols for the class ccl, then I would just get what ever is in cl-user or other active packages!
>Just an idea, I realise I could do this myself, but I rather get some sleep!
An other very simple feature that would be immensly usefull is the ability
to ask the Apropos dialog to list only the external symbols. Generaly I do not
want to browse throught zillions of internal CCL symbols! Maybe OPTION click
on the Apropos button could do it?
Maybe I will go ahead and lose some sleep over it. :-)
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