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From: Jarmo Hurri <jarmo.hurri@iki.fi>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Babel: parse error when output contains opening bracket
Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 08:55:19 +0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87eepz3faw.fsf@iki.fi> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAC=rjb7EB60PYMSwRvGLEEVanLP+-NQ3VY9OC9C5yJgDtKTZ7A@mail.gmail.com>

>> ian martins <ianxm@jhu.edu> writes:
>> Would it be possible for us to fix the current version without
>> introducing a new one? Can you identify the parts of your code that fix
>> the issue?
> The existing code creates the java program and runs it correctly, but
> it uses `org-babel-import-elisp-from-file' to interpret the results,
> and that sees the bracket and tries to make the response into a list,
> and errors when it can't. I don't see a quick fix for it. If you allow
> unbalanced brackets but that would be a change in ob-core and would
> probably cause unwanted results in other places. If you don't try to
> convert the output into a list, you can't present java results as
> lists or tables.  Really the problem is that ob-java doesn't support
> functional mode, so it tries to guess if scripting mode output should
> be a table or list.  The version I wrote supports functional and
> scripting modes and doesn't use `org-babel-import-elisp-from-file'.


>> I am already a contributor, so if you can post your solution here I
>> can create a patch and give you the credit.
> I would really appreciate that if you are willing, but it's a
> significant change (code is 400 lines, 600 lines of tests and test
> data) and there might be iterations so you might be signing up for
> more than you realize.

Fair enough.

1. Have you considered writing a patch yourself?

2. If not, I think you lose nothing by posting your code here and
   patiently waiting if I can create something out of it.

All the best,


  reply	other threads:[~2020-06-28  5:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-25 11:28 Jarmo Hurri
2020-06-27  0:31 ` ian martins
2020-06-27  5:25   ` Jarmo Hurri
2020-06-27 10:29     ` ian martins
2020-06-28  5:55       ` Jarmo Hurri [this message]
2020-06-28 12:49         ` ian martins
2020-06-30  4:13           ` Jarmo Hurri
2020-06-30 10:27             ` ian martins
2020-09-06  9:56   ` Bastien
2020-09-08 21:53     ` ian martins
2020-09-09  8:02       ` Bastien
2020-09-06  9:51 ` Bastien

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