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From: Colin Baxter <m43cap@yandex.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Regarding arbitrary Org blocks
Date: Wed, 11 May 2022 20:06:08 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87pmkjyjmn.fsf@yandex.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YnwC8XhVkv/MDzWa@tahm.private> (Russell Adams's message of "Wed,  11 May 2022 20:39:45 +0200")

>>>>> Russell Adams <RLAdams@adamsinfoserv.com> writes:

    > On Wed, May 11, 2022 at 09:23:27PM +0300, Daniel Fleischer wrote:
    >> Russell Adams [2022-05-11 Wed 18:14] wrote:
    >> > Could I add some minor mode to say text-mode with
    >> auto-fill-mode and > aspell somewhere when opening those blocks?
    >> Hi! If you're editing text why do you need a special buffer? You
    >> can edit them in the orgmode buffer and enjoy all its textual
    >> features.

    > First up, it's because it used to work and now it doesn't. ;]

    > Second it can be very useful to work on a sub-buffer, or indirect
    > buffer for some content. Why shouldn't I be able to edit the
    > contents of that block inside an indirect buffer where my
    > beginning-of-buffer, end-of-buffer, word wrap, or global find and
    > replace are constrained to that block of text?

    > This works for example blocks, but no longer for verse and quote
    > blocks. These are native Org block types and not my fanciful made
    > up ones. Why should the popup work for example blocks, but not the
    > others? That borders on a bug, where my question was considered as
    > a configuration question.

I very much support the idea that special and source blocks should be
treatable in the same way. I'd like to be able to edit example and quote
using C-c '.

Best wishes,

Colin Baxter.

  reply	other threads:[~2022-05-11 19:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-05-11 16:14 Regarding arbitrary Org blocks Russell Adams
2022-05-11 18:23 ` Daniel Fleischer
2022-05-11 18:39   ` Russell Adams
2022-05-11 19:06     ` Colin Baxter [this message]
2022-05-11 21:39     ` Greg Minshall
2022-05-11 23:06       ` Russell Adams
2022-05-12 10:19 ` Ihor Radchenko
2022-05-12 12:44   ` Russell Adams

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