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Subject: Re: [geda-user] pcb poll: copy mode
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On 19. 08. 2016 08:42, gedau AT igor2 DOT repo DOT hu wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm wondering:
> 1. When did you start using geda/pcb?
Few years ago.

> 2. Have you ever used the COPY_MODE intentionally? COPY_MODE is: 
> drag&drop an _unselected_ object (element, line, whatever) while ctrl 
> is pressed. It's like move, but it makes a copy.

> 3. If not, did you know about this feature?
> 4. If not, now that you know about it, do you think you are going to 
> use it over/beside the normal copy+paste buffer operations?
No. I like standard way of doing things. Who needs bazzilion shortcuts 
when you can't possibly memorize them ? What's wrong with classic 
copy&paste ?

> 5. Have you ever used the COPY_MODE by accident? If so, did you figure 
> it was the COPY_MODE or just did an undo and didn't try to figure?
Possibly, but even so, I just undid it and moved on...

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