[R-SIG-Mac] Block commenting - I found it

Carl Witthoft carl at witthoft.com
Thu Feb 2 16:47:31 CET 2012

Many thanks for this explanation.

And, yes, I feel like an idiot for not having investigated the Edit Menu.


On 2/2/12 9:42 AM, Hans-Jörg Bibiko wrote:
> On 2 Feb 2012, at 15:29, Carl Witthoft wrote:
>> A little hacking later:
>> CMD-'   will apply "#" to each line,
>> CMD-OPT-'  will remove them.
>> But I'm still interested in knowing what other undocumented keystrokes are out there.
> Do you wonder why a selection will be wrapped by `` after pressing ` well then I can help you.
> If you select something in the R script editor or in the RConsole and you will then press ( or { or [ or " or ' or ` then the selection will be wrapped by these characters; of course for parentheses by the corresponding closing variant.
> Since ⌥⌘+` is not assigned to any command this short-cut will simply wrap the selection by ``.
> Cheers,
> --Hans


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