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From: Nicolas Goaziou <n.goaziou@gmail.com>
To: "Thomas S. Dye" <tsd@tsdye.com>
Cc: Org-mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: New exporter queries, captions
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 18:21:26 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87obl9sxkp.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <m1bohb7x1d.fsf@poto.westell.com> (Thomas S. Dye's message of "Wed, 12 Sep 2012 11:26:22 -1000")


tsd@tsdye.com (Thomas S. Dye) writes:

> Three queries about captions in the new exporter:
> 1) The old exporter allowed a structure like this #+CAPTION: [Short
> caption]{Long caption.} to export \caption[Short caption]{Long caption.}
> to LaTeX.  The new exporter gives something like this \caption{[Short
> caption]{Long caption.}}  Can the former behavior be implemented in the
> new exporter?

Correct syntax is:

  #+CAPTION[short]: long

much like:

  #+RESULTS[hash]: name

> 2) Caption text appears to require markup in the export target language,
> rather than org markup.  So, for LaTeX export I need something like
> #+CAPTION: Things: \textit{a}, some; \textit{b}, other.  
> Rather than, #+CAPTION: /a/, some; /b/, other.  Shouldn't caption text
> honor org markup so it can be exported correctly to different backends?
> Is there a switch for this?

That was a bug. Captions honor Org syntax again. Thanks.

> 3) My captions are often long.  Is it possible to enter these so they
> aren't all on one line?  Something like
> #+CAPTION: Line one
> #+CAPTION: Line two
> would be great.

It is now implemented.


Nicolas Goaziou

  reply	other threads:[~2012-09-13 16:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-09-12 21:26 New exporter queries, captions Thomas S. Dye
2012-09-13 16:21 ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2012-09-13 16:57   ` Thomas S. Dye
2012-09-30 21:59     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2012-10-01  5:20       ` Thomas S. Dye

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