From: Carsten Dominik <email@example.com> To: Taru Karttunen <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Dan Davison <email@example.com> Cc: emacs-orgmode Org-Mode <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: cannot edit two source code examples simultaneously Date: Mon, 18 May 2009 17:23:48 +0200 [thread overview] Message-ID: <1B7DED06-CFA7-481D-982A-B077A642205D@gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> On May 18, 2009, at 8:27 AM, Taru Karttunen wrote: > Excerpts from Dan Davison's message of Mon May 18 09:07:11 +0300 2009: >> I think it's more complicated than that: source code loss is also the >> motivation for doing something like this. If you are editing the >> code in >> the *Org Edit Src* buffer, and get distracted, you may return to >> the org >> buffer and mistakenly decide that it contains the latest content. >> I've >> done that two or three times in the last couple of days, resulting in >> lost work. That mistake cannot be made so easily when there is only >> ever >> one current copy of the code. If you close emacs without C-c ', or >> your >> laptop power runs out, then I agree that is bad, but I thought >> perhaps >> there might be a good solution along these lines. Maybe an >> alternative >> would be to maintain a work-in-progress message along with the >> out-of-date code? > > How about this - set the source code with a special overlay/property > when editing it. The property could turn the code into a link to the > buffer and set it read-only. OK, the source code in the Org buffer is now highlighted while being edited, and you can click on it to go back to the editing buffer. I hope that does solve you problems, Dan? It is not yet read-only, but this feels like an Emacs bug, because I do set read-only in the overlay. > > - Taru Karttunen > > > _______________________________________________ > Emacs-orgmode mailing list > Remember: use `Reply All' to send replies to the list. > Emacsfirstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-orgmode
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-05-18 16:24 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-05-15 5:38 Hsiu-Khuern Tang 2009-05-16 17:39 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-05-17 17:28 ` Dan Davison 2009-05-18 5:38 ` Taru Karttunen 2009-05-18 6:07 ` Dan Davison 2009-05-18 6:27 ` Taru Karttunen 2009-05-18 10:12 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-05-18 15:23 ` Carsten Dominik [this message] 2009-05-18 17:40 ` Dan Davison 2009-05-18 10:48 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-05-19 0:32 ` Hsiu-Khuern Tang
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