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Re: [zzdev] Re: [zzdev] Re: [zzdev] Tutorial Beginnings
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- Subject: Re: [zzdev] Re: [zzdev] Re: [zzdev] Tutorial Beginnings
- From: Andrew Pam <xanni@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 2 Oct 1998 16:40:00 +1000
- In-reply-to: <19981003010934.B23303@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>; from Gossamer on Sat, Oct 03, 1998 at 01:09:34AM +1000
- References: <19981002224343.B20157@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> <19981002142542.F3343@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> <19981003010934.B23303@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Sat, Oct 03, 1998 at 01:09:34AM +1000, Gossamer wrote:
> 2. MOVING AROUND
> ZigZag is strang - you have TWO cursors! One for each window.
Both windows show views of the same space, but for convenience
we've chosen to give them distinct names.
> The left window is the "action" window - whatever the left cursor
> points to is an action that can be taken. To move the cursor in
> the left window, use the s, f, e, c keys. Note that when you
> "move" the cursor it stays in the middle of the window and the
> rest of the cells move around it! Nifty, hey!
> The right window is the "data" window - it points to the data that
> the action will act on. To move the cursor in the right window,
> either use the arrow keys, or the j, l, i, " keys. Same deal with
and comma ","
> the window moving.
> 3. EDITING A CELL
> The left window is the "action" window. Find the cell labeled
> and position the left cursor on it. Note what's under the right
> cursor and press <ENTER> to "execute" the action. You're now
> editing (left cursor tells you what action) the contents of the
> right-cursor's cell (right cursor tells you what data).
> Exit the editor without doing anything at this point and you'll be
> back in ZigZag.
A great start! Thanks.
*** Xanni ***
mailto:xanni@xxxxxxxxxx Andrew Pam
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