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authorCarsten Dominik <>2013-09-29 13:53:25 (GMT)
committer Carsten Dominik <>2013-09-29 20:20:46 (GMT)
commitafeff01f776552b8df67cd344f4130a32f466950 (patch)
parent817cbca767b8716118a105552c44de3150667fe8 (diff)
Manual: Shorten Introduction
* doc/org.texi: Remove one useless piece from the introduction. Modify a paragraph about key bidings.
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/doc/org.texi b/doc/org.texi
index 9b056f7..8bd77af 100644
--- a/doc/org.texi
+++ b/doc/org.texi
@@ -826,11 +826,6 @@ makes it uniquely suited for authoring technical documents with code
examples. It facilitates code evaluation, capturing code output into the
document, documentation, and literate programming techniques.
-Org has its roots in the practical desire of a scientist to organize his life
-and work. Over the past ten years it has been shaped by a community of
-truely excellent people who have expanded and deepened its applications and
-clarified its implementation.
Org keeps simple things simple. When first fired up, it should feel like a
straightforward, easy to use outliner. Complexity is not imposed, but a
large amount of functionality is available when you need it. Org is a
@@ -1127,9 +1122,10 @@ templates insert lowercase keywords and Babel dynamically inserts
@kindex C-c c
@findex org-capture
-The manual suggests two global keybindings: @kbd{C-c a} for @code{org-agenda}
-and @kbd{C-c c} for @code{org-capture}. These are only suggestions, but the
-rest of the manual assumes that you are using these keybindings.
+The manual suggests a few global keybindings, in particular @kbd{C-c a} for
+@code{org-agenda} and @kbd{C-c c} for @code{org-capture}. These are only
+suggestions, but the rest of the manual assumes that these keybindings are in
Also, the manual lists both the keys and the corresponding commands for
accessing a functionality. Org mode often uses the same key for different