A line oriented chat front end for ii.
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commit 6dd484ff2d2a417037e56a205fc5ae22adaa6335
parent 5b8b8e3920d8e9a574a55e65a33b96c8d8e23ba4
Author: Tom Schwindl <>
Date:   Wed, 11 Jan 2023 08:56:10 +0100

lchat.1: mention modes briefly

Mlchat.1 | 16++++++++++++++++
1 file changed, 16 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/lchat.1 b/lchat.1 @@ -12,6 +12,7 @@ .Op Fl t Ar title .Op Fl i Ar in .Op Fl o Ar out +.Op Fl m Ar mode .Op directory .Sh DESCRIPTION The @@ -69,6 +70,14 @@ as out-file. Default is 'out'. This overrides .Ar directory . +.It Fl m Ar mode +Use the specified +.Ar mode . +Currently, the only valid argument is +.Ar emacs . +See +.Sy MODES +for more information .It Ar directory Uses .Ar directory @@ -89,6 +98,13 @@ contains the prompt string. .It .title contains the terminal window title. .El +.Sh MODES +.Nm +is able to interpret keypresses differently depending on the mode it is +operating in. Each mode defines a set of keybindings and corresponding actions. +The mode cannot be changed while +.Nm +is running. .Sh SEE ALSO .Xr ii 1 , .Xr tail 1