[xmonad] silly behavior of killWord in XMonad.Prompt

Mike Meyer mwm at mired.org
Tue Apr 24 17:21:23 CEST 2012

Norbert Zeh <nzeh at cs.dal.ca> wrote:

>Brent Yorgey [2012.04.24 1007 -0400]:
>> Thoughts?  If anyone really likes the old behavior then I can make
>> versions.  Or if there is consensus that the old behavior is silly
>> the new behavior is better, then I'll just push the above change.  I
>> could also be talked into swapping the order of the break and
>> dropWhile in order to emulate vim; I don't really care as long as
>> one of the two.
>My 2c: I think the old behaviour is silly and am in favour of fixing
>it.  I'm a
>70% emacs, 30% vim user, so I lean a bit more towards an emacsesque

Can I vote for neither? Or both? How about deleting any leading whitespace, then non-ws characters, then only if there was no leading ws delete trailing ws?

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