Commit 51d24a12 authored by Michael Olson's avatar Michael Olson
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remember.texi (Introduction): Fix typographical issue with "---"

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chapters around after initial import.
(Function Reference): Split Keystrokes into separate chapter.
(Keystrokes): Document C-c C-k.
(Introduction): Fix typographical issue with "---".
2007-10-29 Michael Albinus <michael.albinus@gmx.de>
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......@@ -97,15 +97,14 @@ Todo lists, schedules, phone databases... everything we use databases
for is really just a way to extend the power of our memory, to be able
to remember what our conscious mind may not currently have access to.
There are many different databases out there---and good ones---
which this mode is not trying to replace. Rather, it's how that
data gets there that's the question. Most of the time, we just
want to say "Remember so-and-so's phone number, or that I have to
buy dinner for the cats tonight." That's the FACT. How it's
stored is really the computer's problem. But at this point in
time, it's most definitely also the user's problem, and sometimes
so laboriously so that people just let data slip, rather than
expend the effort to record it.
There are many different databases out there---and good ones---which
this mode is not trying to replace. Rather, it's how that data gets
there that's the question. Most of the time, we just want to say
"Remember so-and-so's phone number, or that I have to buy dinner for the
cats tonight." That's the FACT. How it's stored is really the
computer's problem. But at this point in time, it's most definitely
also the user's problem, and sometimes so laboriously so that people
just let data slip, rather than expend the effort to record it.
``Remember'' is a mode for remembering data. It uses whatever
back-end is appropriate to record and correlate the data, but its main
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