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From: Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
To: Austin Frank <austin.frank@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Re: bug? in orgstruct-mode
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 21:19:53 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1D816E04-0A62-4DBD-907B-EA6CF552C5A8@uva.nl> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <m0iqmxvlqf.fsf@gmail.com>

Hi Austin,

On Feb 26, 2009, at 5:57 AM, Austin Frank wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 22 2009, Carsten Dominik wrote:
>> yes, this is something I have been missing myself.
> Glad it wasn't just me.  I feel guilty if I'm the only one requesting
> the feature.  Now that you've implemented it, are you using
> orgstruct++-mode?

I only added the checking for plain list item context newly to
orgstruct++-mode.  The rest was there before, largely
undocumented, I believe.

And yes, I am using it a lot, like you in magit log mode for example.

orgstruct-mode I use in programming modes when I write docstrings etc,
but in any text-like mode, I would also prefer the ++ version.

- Carsten

>> orgstruct-mode is a mode that steals away bindings from the major  
>> mode
>> and overrules them in certain contexts.  In general, it does make
>> sense to keep the regions where this applies small, so that the  
>> normal
>> functions bound to the same keys can do there thing everywhere else.
> Maybe it makes sense for people who still cling to the idea that there
> are useful modes outside of org-mode ;)
>> You are describing here a case, where you actually never want to use
>> the original function of that key M-RET, right?
> Yes, I almost never want to use `message-newline-and-reformat'.
>> (defun org-run-insert-heading ()
>>  (interactive)
>>  (run-like-in-org-mode 'org-insert-heading))
> Did not know about `run-like-in-org-mode'.  Very cool.
>> What I have now done as well is to extend orgstruct++-mode so that it
>> will do what you ask for.  You neet to pull the git version for this
>> change.
> I use this full time in text-based modes now.  It's especially great  
> for
> composing emails (message-mode) and editing commit messages
> (magit-log-edit-mode).
> Thanks for adding this feature.  I understand why it can't be the
> default, but I would encourage folks to try it.  It works really well
> for me.
> Have a good one,
> /au
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      reply	other threads:[~2009-02-26 20:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-02-21 23:23 bug? in orgstruct-mode Austin Frank
2009-02-22 17:39 ` Carsten Dominik
2009-02-26  4:57   ` Austin Frank
2009-02-26 20:19     ` Carsten Dominik [this message]

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