13.7.1 Controlling other aspects of the Editor
Other configuration options affect the Editor but also apply to other tools in the LispWorks IDE which are based on
. These options control
the choice of Emacs or KDE/Gnome editor key input
the cursor style and blink rate
the text styles used for selected text and Lisp syntax coloring
automatic use of the
view by the source location commands
the default encodings used when opening and saving files
whether parentheses are colored in Lisp code.
You set these options via
Works > Tools > Preferences... > Environment
options are described in Setting preferences, which you should read for a full appreciation of the options affecting your Editor tools.
LispWorks IDE User Guide (Unix version) - 22 Dec 2009