From: Carsten Dominik <email@example.com>
To: Ken Harris <firstname.lastname@example.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)
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
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.
> Anyway, thanks for the neat mode!
> - Ken
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next prev parent 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 C-a and C-e in org-mode 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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