11.9.3 Repeating commands

To perform the same command n times, type Ctrl+U n followed by the command you want to perform.

For instance, to move forward 10 characters, type Ctrl+U 10 Ctrl+F .

If you are using MS Windows emulation, type Ctrl+* n followed by the command.

Common LispWorks User Guide (Unix version) - 11 Apr 2005