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From: "Juan Manuel Macías" <maciaschain@posteo.net>
To: m27315 <m27315@gmail.com>
Cc: orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: *strong* markup not honored at boundary of macro input during HTML export
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 16:22:47 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87o8iky2bc.fsf@posteo.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <256b09d7-6457-119c-0ef2-97ac451599c4@gmail.com> (m27315@gmail.com's message of "Wed, 23 Dec 2020 08:58:02 -0600")

Hello, a possible dirty solution could be defining the macro with two
Unicode zero-width spaces (u+200b):

#+MACRO: quote (eval (concat "@@html:<span class=\"quote\">&ldquo;@@" "\u200B"  $1 "\u200B" "@@html:&rdquo;</span>@@"))


Juan Manuel 

m27315 <m27315@gmail.com> writes:

> Resending as plain-text ... If somebody could point me in the direction of 
> the code that might be responsible for this, I'll try to take a look.
> ....
> If the following org file is exported as HTML, any *strong* markup for words 
> at the beginning or the end of the input string are ignored.  (I have 
> included several slight variations to help testing.)
>     #+TITLE: Test MACRO with *strong* Markup Input
>     #+OPTIONS: date:nil timestamp:nil num:nil stat:t title:t toc:nil
>     #+MACRO: quote @@html:<span class="quote">&ldquo;@@$1@@html:&rdquo;</span>@@
>     * Test macro with non-marked text:
>     Demonstrating that, {{{quote(This is a vanilla quote without markup)}}},
>     Abraham Lincoln.
>     {{{quote(This is a similar control quote without markup)}}}, George
>     Washington said.
>     * Test macro with leading *strongly* marked text:
>     Wilson quipped, {{{quote(*Not all* quotes are important!)}}}.
>     {{{quote(*But this* is a very important quote)}}}, Thomas Jefferson replied.
>     * Test macro with trailing *strongly* marked text:
>     Retorted Yoda, {{{quote(Critical if not uncertain\, all *my quotes are*)}}}.
>     {{{quote(I am certain they are *all uncertain*)}}}, Anakin sneered.
>     * Test macro with leading, middle, and trailing marked text:
>     Darth Vader threatened, {{{quote(*All* of *my quotes* are *heeded
>     carefully!*)}}}.
>     {{{quote(*Nobody* listens to *meesa* quotes. *Why?*)}}}, Jar-Jar whined.
> The condensed filtered HTML output is:
>     ...
>     <h2 id="org40a1103">Test macro with non-marked text:</h2>
>     <p>Demonstrating that, <span class="quote">&ldquo;This is a vanilla
>     quote without markup&rdquo;</span>, Abraham Lincoln.</p>
>     <p><span class="quote">&ldquo;This is a similar control quote without
>     markup&rdquo;</span>, George Washington said.</p>
>     <h2 id="org962a914">Test macro with leading <b>strongly</b> marked
>     text:</h2>
>     <p>Wilson quipped, <span class="quote">&ldquo;*Not all* quotes are
>     important!&rdquo;</span>.</p>
>     <p><span class="quote">&ldquo;*But this* is a very important
>     quote&rdquo;</span>, Thomas Jefferson replied.</p>
>     <h2 id="org47bf84f">Test macro with trailing <b>strongly</b> marked
>     text:</h2>
>     <p>Retorted Yoda, <span class="quote">&ldquo;Critical if not uncertain,
>     all *my quotes are*&rdquo;</span>.</p>
>     <p><span class="quote">&ldquo;I am certain they are *all
>     uncertain*&rdquo;</span>, Anakin sneered.</p>
>     <h2 id="org08c1694">Test macro with leading, middle, and trailing marked
>     text:</h2>
>     <p>Darth Vader threatened, <span class="quote">&ldquo;*All* of <b>my
>     quotes</b> are *heeded carefully!*&rdquo;</span>.</p>
>     <p><span class="quote">&ldquo;*Nobody* listens to <b>meesa</b> quotes.
>     *Why?*&rdquo;</span>, Jar-Jar whined.</p>
>     ...
> Notice how the *strong* marks are only transformed into <b></b> tags inside 
> a string, not at the boundaries.
> Can anybody confirm or explain what I am doing wrong?
> Thanks!
> Trevor

  reply	other threads:[~2020-12-23 15:24 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-12-22 17:12 m27315
2020-12-23 14:58 ` m27315
2020-12-23 15:22   ` Juan Manuel Macías [this message]
     [not found]     ` <7e5e7cbe-31d6-2d9e-e450-9c1b54dba95e@gmail.com>
2020-12-23 16:05       ` Juan Manuel Macías

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