[Windows] Remove the default binding between buffer-zoom and Alt+0

Andrew Parsloe ajparsloe at gmail.com
Sat Jan 16 19:53:52 UTC 2021


On 17/01/2021 1:42 am, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote:
> Le 16/01/2021 à 04:36, Andrew Parsloe a écrit :
>> As a LyX user on windows, I would be reluctant to see Ctrl+-  
>> changed. To meit sits comfortably alongside Ctrl+space to give a 
>> protected space. (To my mind, the odd one out is Alt+. to give an 
>> ellipsis rather than Ctrl+. for this function.  To maintain 
>> equilibrium I recall JMarc's description from 17 Jul 2018, "remember 
>> that LyX is a platypus: something so weirdly designed that everybody 
>> is surprised that it even exists.")
>
> Do you keep a list of my most famous quotes ? I am flattered ;)
No, but the mention of platypuses obviously stuck. When I 'discovered' 
LyX about 15 years ago, the User's Guide had a picture of a platypus. It 
feels as if the unlikely creature has been a meme in LyX development for 
a long time.
>
> More seriously, it is important to keep a good balance between the 
> normal and the weird.
>
> JMarc
Andrew


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