From: Rasmus <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: smart quotes and languages like en-gb
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 20:37:17 +0100 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (Nicolas Goaziou's message of "Sun, 28 Nov 2021 19:12:38 +0100")
Nicolas Goaziou <email@example.com> writes:
> Rasmus <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> I have noticed that smart quotes are not picked up for “long” languages,
>> like “en-gb”, since smart quotes are defined for “short” languages, like
>> “en”, in org-export-smart-quotes-alist.
>> The attached patch is an attempt at remedying this. Not sure if it is the
>> best fix, though...
> IMO, this is a bit of a kludge.
> "oc.el" parses language-region tags already, although it has not been
> factored out as an independent function yet. See
> `org-cite--get-note-rule'. Maybe moving this part to "org-macs.el" would
> be a better solution.
The patch is definitely dodgy. E.g. if I have rules for both en-gb and en
the smart quote would depend on the order of ‘org-export-smart-quotes-alist’.
So a better patch is needed, indeed.
Thanks for the reference to the oc function. I will check it ASAP.
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2021-11-28 17:46 smart quotes and languages like en-gb Rasmus
2021-11-28 18:12 ` Nicolas Goaziou
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