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From: Anders Johansson <mejlaandersj@gmail.com>
To: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Bug? Changed behaviour makes tags in headlines without a title parsed as the title
Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:47:02 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <552828B6.3040704@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87fv88yms8.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr>

Den 2015-04-10 18:24, Nicolas Goaziou skrev:
> Hello,
> Anders Johansson <mejlaandersj@gmail.com> writes:
>> I have been using "degenerate" inlinetasks with empty titles but many
>> tags for implementing a kind of coding scheme for coding texts for
>> qualitative data analysis. Like this:
>> -----
>> Some text that I want to tag (The inlinetask in my scheme refers to
>> the paragraph above it)
>> *************** :tag1:tag2:tag3:
>> Other text (no inlinetask-END, mostly)
>> -----
>> Building org from the master branch, I recently noticed a changed
>> behaviour in that these tags as are not parsed as tags but instead as
>> the title, meaning my exports don't work as expected (and possibly
>> other things, but searching for tags etc.doesn't seem to be affected.
>> Those functions don't use org-element perhaps?).
> Indeed.
>> As far as I could see, this comes from the changes in commit
>> 98ee73: org-element: Avoid `org-element-parse-secondary-string',
>> where tags are matched with the regexp:
>> (org-re "[ \t]+\\(:[[:alnum:]_@#%:]+:\\)[ \t]*$")
>> which needs whitespace "after" the non-existent title.
>> I haven't checked all the different changes going on in org-element though.
>> I don't know if this changed behaviour is intended. Otherwise I guess
>> it's a bug.
> Empty headings are a pathological case. What if I want to write
>    *************** :title:
> ? Your interpretation prevents that.
> Of course, Org is expected to be consistent. However I'm not convinced
> supporting empty headlines with tags is a good thing.
> Regards,

Great, that sounds reasonable.
I guess I'll change my practice then.


      reply	other threads:[~2015-04-10 19:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-04-08 13:44 Bug? Changed behaviour makes tags in headlines without a title parsed as the title Anders Johansson
2015-04-10 16:24 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2015-04-10 19:47   ` Anders Johansson [this message]

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