Re: Red cursor with text deletion below ...

From: Ryan Pavlik <>
Date: Wed Jul 07 2004 - 06:49:34 CEST

r coyne wrote:

>The thin vertical cursor is much the most mnemonic for
>Insert. An insertion puts something between two
>existing characters (or at the very end or beginning),
>and that's what the in-between vertical suggests. Any
>cursor that seems to pick out a single existing
>character, like an underscore, suggests that something
>is going to be done to that character, like Overwrite it.
This is a great discussion. However, I suggest that people who posted
to this go to Bugzilla and put their thoughts there, where they will be
easily found by any dev looking into this.

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