deleting characters on raster's keyboard

Franky Van Liedekerke liedekef at
Sun Mar 15 09:53:15 CET 2009

On Sun, 15 Mar 2009 14:34:58 +1300
Robin Paulson <robin.paulson at> wrote:

> ever since i've had my freerunner, i've had problems using raster's
> keyboard (the one with dictionary lookup).
> the biggest issues are the swipes for space and backspace - each time
> i try to do either of them, i generally unintentionally press a
> letter. deleting one character usually becomes very frustrating,
> selecting then trying to delete unwanted letters.
> i assume i'm doing something wrong - is there a technique for doing
> this well? it's intensely frustrating to use
> it's got to the point where i want to ditch the thing and go back to
> my hideous panasonic, which despite it's many failings at least it
> usable for typing
> cheers

install these, they seem more usable to me:


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