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* Unexpected behavior when editing table formulas in dedicated buffer
@ 2020-09-27 12:46 Panagiotis Vlantis
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From: Panagiotis Vlantis @ 2020-09-27 12:46 UTC (permalink / raw)
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Hi,

I noticed that when editing table formulas in a separate buffer (using 
org-table-edit-formulas) which contain assignments to named fields whose 
name includes underscores (e.g., $foo_bar), these lines are not included 
in the generated #+TBLFM directive. This is probably because the regular 
expression in org-table-fedit-finish does not expect named fields with 
underscores although the manual indicates that they are allowed 
characters (Tables > The Spreadsheet > Advances Features).

Going by the manual, it would appear that this

"^\\(@[-+I<>0-9.$@]+\\|@?[0-9]+\\|\\$\\([a-zA-Z0-9]+\\|[<>]+\\)\\) *= 
*\\(.*\\(\n[ \t]+.*$\\)*\\)"

should be replaced by this

"^\\(@[-+I<>0-9.$@]+\\|@?[0-9]+\\|\\$\\([a-zA-Z0-9][a-zA-Z0-9_]*\\|[<>]+\\)\\) 
*= *\\(.*\\(\n[ \t]+.*$\\)*\\)"

in the body of org-table-fedit-finish.


Best regards,
Panagiotis Vlantis



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