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From: "Juan Manuel Macías" <maciaschain@posteo.net>
To: orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Cc: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ox-latex.el: Add a `t' value for `:float' in tables and figures (was: update and add info for arbitrary :float values)
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 19:52:36 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87leyasi63.fsf_-_@posteo.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87czjoqn3i.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr> (Nicolas Goaziou's message of "Tue, 15 Feb 2022 14:24:33 +0100")

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I am attaching an updated version of the patch, which retrieves the
`t' value for `:float' in tables and figures. The necessary information in
the Manual is also updated.

Best regards,

Juan Manuel 

Nicolas Goaziou writes:

> Hello,
> Juan Manuel Macías <maciaschain@posteo.net> writes:
>> Ah, sorry, I hadn't noticed that :-). The thing is that I have in my
>> ~/.emacs `sentence-end-double-space' set to nil.
> Yes, .dir-locals.el files contains (sentence-end-double-space . t).
> Somehow, you are not evaluating it.
>>> However, isn't it a bug? Shouldn't t value default to "figure"
>>> environment, if only for the sake of backward compatibility?
>> I think you're right. t value should be figure and table, I agree. Would
>> it be appropriate to add these two lines:
>> In org-latex--inline-image:
>> ((string= float "t") 'figure)
>> And in org-latex--decorate-table
>> ((string= float "t") "table")
> I think so.
> Regards,

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From b00b1d30d66d0932d4becb3c74fe3c3837dbdec1 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Juan Manuel Macias <maciaschain@posteo.net>
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 20:27:38 +0100
Subject: [PATCH] lisp/ox-latex.el: Add a `t' value for `:float' in tables and

* org-latex--inline-image: default `figure' environment
* org-latex--decorate-table: default table environment
* doc/org-manual.org (Tables in LaTeX export): add `t' and arbitrary
`:float' values
* doc/org-manual.org (Images in LaTeX export): add `t' and arbitrary
`:float' values
 doc/org-manual.org | 15 ++++++++++++---
 lisp/ox-latex.el   |  2 ++
 2 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/org-manual.org b/doc/org-manual.org
index b8c61fddd..d58f80523 100644
--- a/doc/org-manual.org
+++ b/doc/org-manual.org
@@ -13572,7 +13572,12 @@ include:
   The table environments by default are not floats in LaTeX.  To make
   them floating objects use =:float= with one of the following
-  options: =sideways=, =multicolumn=, =t=, and =nil=.
+  options: =t= (for a default =table= environment), =sideways= (for a
+  =sidewaystable= environment), =multicolumn= (to span the table
+  across multiple columns of a page in a =table*= environment) and
+  =nil=.  In addition to these three values, =:float= can pass through
+  any arbitrary value, for example a user-defined float type with the
+  =float= LaTeX package.
   LaTeX floats can also have additional layout =:placement=
   attributes.  These are the usual =[h t b p ! H]= permissions
@@ -13686,8 +13691,7 @@ attribute to one of the following:
 - =t= ::
-  For a standard =figure= environment; used by default whenever an
-  image has a caption.
+For a default =figure= environment. 
 - =multicolumn= ::
@@ -13708,6 +13712,11 @@ attribute to one of the following:
   To avoid a =:float= even if using a caption.
+- Any arbitrary value ::
+ For example, a user-defined float type with the =float= LaTeX package.
 Use the =placement= attribute to modify a floating environment's
diff --git a/lisp/ox-latex.el b/lisp/ox-latex.el
index 5dda9b3ab..0edba9e52 100644
--- a/lisp/ox-latex.el
+++ b/lisp/ox-latex.el
@@ -2414,6 +2414,7 @@ used as a communication channel."
 		  (cond ((string= float "wrap") 'wrap)
 			((string= float "sideways") 'sideways)
 			((string= float "multicolumn") 'multicolumn)
+                        ((string= float "t") 'figure)
 			((and (plist-member attr :float) (not float)) 'nonfloat)
                         (float float)
 			((or (org-element-property :caption parent)
@@ -3269,6 +3270,7 @@ Return new environment, as a string."
 	    (cond ((and (not float) (plist-member attributes :float)) nil)
 		  ((member float '("sidewaystable" "sideways")) "sidewaystable")
 		  ((equal float "multicolumn") "table*")
+                  ((string= float "t") "table")
                   (float float)
 		  ((org-string-nw-p caption) "table")
 		  (t nil))))

  reply	other threads:[~2022-02-16 20:12 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-02-11 20:37 [PATCH] org-manual.org: update and add info for arbitrary :float values Juan Manuel Macías
2022-02-13 21:18 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2022-02-13 22:21   ` Juan Manuel Macías
2022-02-15 13:24     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2022-02-16 19:52       ` Juan Manuel Macías [this message]
2022-02-22 19:14         ` [PATCH] ox-latex.el: Add a `t' value for `:float' in tables and figures Nicolas Goaziou

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