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From: "Juan Manuel Macías" <maciaschain@posteo.net>
To: Greg Minshall <minshall@umich.edu>
Cc: orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: including one double quote in an anonymous footnote?
Date: Sat, 26 Feb 2022 14:47:08 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87pmn965xv.fsf@posteo.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <3392171.1645886022@apollo2.minshall.org> (Greg Minshall's message of "Sat, 26 Feb 2022 06:33:42 -0800")

Hi Greg,

Greg Minshall writes:

> hi.  experimenting [after significant confusion!], it appears that
> including a single (unpaired) double quote inside an anonymous footnote
> eliminates the recognition of the footnote.  is this intentional?
> this works:
> ----
> this is a test.[fn:: a very long footnote]
> ----
> whereas this doesn't:
> ----
> this is a test.[fn:: "a very long footnote]
> ----
> i notice that for purposes of exporting, i can have the single double
> quote accepted by escaping it with a backslash:
> ----
> this is a test.[fn:: \"a very long footnote]
> ----
> but,
> - the backslash itself shows up in both latex and html exporting
> - the footnote doesn't get displayed in the org buffer as a footnote
>   (the separate colors; this is "font locking"?)
> Org mode version 9.5.2 (9.5.2-gbb6830 @ /home/minshall/.emacs.d/straight/build/org/)

I can confirm that behavior. One possible solution is to use an entity
(M-x org-entities-help):

this is a test.[fn:: \quot{}a very long footnote]

Best regards,

Juan Manuel 

  reply	other threads:[~2022-02-26 14:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-02-26 14:33 including one double quote in an anonymous footnote? Greg Minshall
2022-02-26 14:47 ` Juan Manuel Macías [this message]
2022-02-26 15:00   ` Greg Minshall
2022-02-26 19:20     ` Juan Manuel Macías
2022-02-28 14:47       ` Nicolas Goaziou
2022-02-28 18:36         ` Greg Minshall
2022-02-28 20:57           ` Juan Manuel Macías

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