[bitc-dev] Syntax Poll: Punctuation

Jonathan S. Shapiro shap at eros-os.com
Thu Mar 5 16:41:43 EST 2009


On Thu, Mar 5, 2009 at 4:36 PM, Rick R <rick.richardson at gmail.com> wrote:
> As a dvorak user, I would like to summarily reject any keywords which have
> frequent combinations of the letters  'L' 'S' 'Z'    also, frequent use of
> "'" and ';' get to be a drag.

I don't think we're going to be able to drop single quote or semicolon.

> That said, {} and [] aren't convenient either, but I really can't come up
> with a good alternative.

I suspect these will not be very common by the time we are done.

> Maybe if I rigged up a foot pedal, where pressing the pedal opened a block,
> and releasing it closed.

Have you considered MIDI controllers? :-)


shap


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