From: Nicolas Girard <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com Subject: Re: org-exp-blocks: what about previewing blocks ? Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2009 11:32:36 +0200 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <A81EA51B-43D2-4CD6-8106-A5D7D297506F@gmail.com> [-- Attachment #1.1: Type: text/plain, Size: 1081 bytes --] 2009/6/18 Carsten Dominik <email@example.com> > > On Jun 17, 2009, at 2:40 AM, Nicolas Girard wrote: > > Hi all, >> >> currently the code in org-exp-blocks is intended for pre-processing only. >> It seems to me like org-mode would gain a very powerful feature, if >> blocks could also be previewed in their own buffer, using the same >> mechanism as the org-format-latex function. >> What do you think ? >> > > I don't see how this could be done in a general way. I guess you mean in > particular > the graphics blocks like ditaa? > Yes. For any block type bt, if it makes sense, it would be possible to write such org-block-<bt>-generate-image(body) that takes the block as argument and returns the path of the image it produced. Then: - for exporting: the existing org-export-blocks-format-<bt> functions would simply call their respective org-block-<bt>-generate-image and work the same ; - for previewing a block of type <bt>: if such org-block-<bt>-generate-image exists, call it and display it the same way org-format-latex does Wouldn't it be great ? Nicolas [-- Attachment #1.2: Type: text/html, Size: 1668 bytes --] [-- Attachment #2: Type: text/plain, Size: 204 bytes --] _______________________________________________ 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:[~2009-06-18 9:32 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-06-17 0:40 Nicolas Girard 2009-06-18 7:41 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-06-18 9:32 ` Nicolas Girard [this message] 2009-06-19 15:31 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-06-26 0:59 ` Eric Schulte 2009-06-26 4:17 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-06-26 17:16 ` Eric Schulte 2009-08-27 16:38 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-08-27 18:51 ` Eric Schulte 2009-08-28 8:02 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-08-28 16:06 ` Eric Schulte 2009-08-28 16:31 ` Bernt Hansen 2009-06-18 8:21 ` Carsten Dominik
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