[linux-elitists] Jef Raskin's "Calculate", or, "save an F key for eval"

Aaron Lehmann aaronl@vitelus.com
Fri Mar 4 21:00:16 PST 2005


On Fri, Mar 04, 2005 at 11:09:59AM -0800, Don Marti wrote:
> Jef Raskin wrote,
> 
>   All that is really needed on computers is a
>   "Calculate" button or omnipresent menu command that
>   allows you to take an arithmetic expression, like
>   248.93 / 375, select it, and do the calculation
>   whether in the word processor, communications
>   package, drawing or presentation application or
>   just at the desktop level.
> 
>   http://jef.raskincenter.org/unpublished/widgets_of_the_week.html#anchor1110313

It sounds like he wants Emacs.



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