It would be really nice if some basic "less" (as in the program,
as in an improved "more") functionality was added into the maple
online help (as viewed from the terminal). I find myself having
to constantly re-open documents just to get back to the top.
These would be very helpful:
1. Returning the terminal to previous state when help
is closed. I'm not sure this is clear, but try opening
less on a document, when it closes you're left right back
at the prompt where you can see where you left things off.
Compare this to the current scheme where you can only
It would be nice if maple (as run from a terminal) would add a couple
of the Emacs keybindings. Support for Ctrl-[whatever] keys seems pretty
good but there is no support for Meta keybindings. I tend to use these
pretty regularly (quoted from bash man page):
Move forward to the end of the next word. Words are composed of
alphanumeric characters (letters and digits).
Move back to the start of the current or previous word. Words
are composed of alphanumeric characters (letters and digits).