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From: Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
To: Ken Harris <kengruven@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: C-a and C-e in org-mode
Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:16:18 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4A2C5A06-A3A6-417A-AF61-790C86387E54@uva.nl> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <d97bec7a0901281358k1516c276r665efa8d410609b@mail.gmail.com>


On Jan 28, 2009, at 10:58 PM, Ken Harris wrote:

> Hello, org-mode!
>
> I've been using org-mode recently, and overall it's pretty nice, but
> one thing doesn't seem to work quite right.
>
> I have org-special-ctrl-a/e set to nil (the default, I think).  I
> think this means that C-e should work just like normal.
> Unfortunately, C-u C-e fails with "Wrong type argument: integerp,
> (4)".  If I use an explicit prefix (like C-u 4 C-e) it works fine.
>
> It's been a while since I've written any Emacs Lisp, but I guess (4)
> is the default prefix argument and end-of-line doesn't know how to
> parse that when coming in as a normal arg.  This is probably an easy
> fix (and maybe I'll write a patch later, if I have some spare time).
>
> C-a seems to always go to the start-of-line, regardless of the prefix
> argument (implicit or explicit).  That looks like a slightly deeper
> problem.

Hmmm, why would you ever want to call thee commands with
a prefix argument?  That did not occur to me, which is why these
commands do not care about it.

If you explain it, maybe we can change it.

- Carsten

>
>
> Anyway, thanks for the neat mode!
>
>
> - Ken
>
>
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  reply	other threads:[~2009-01-29 23:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-01-28 21:58 Ken Harris
2009-01-29 23:16 ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
2009-02-03  1:46   ` Ken Harris
2009-02-03 15:22     ` Carsten Dominik
2009-02-03 15:34     ` Dale Smith
2009-02-03 15:40       ` Manish
2009-02-15 21:09     ` Carsten Dominik

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