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From: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
To: Rasmus <rasmus@gmx.us>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org, alantyree@gmail.com, tsd@tsdye.com
Subject: Re: [patch, ox] Unnumbered headlines
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:40:55 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87ppeon4mw.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87k34xghtt.fsf@gmx.us> (rasmus@gmx.us's message of "Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:37:50 +0200")

Rasmus <rasmus@gmx.us> writes:

> Thanks for the comments.  Let's give it another try, shand't we.

There we go.

> Okay, I returned to my first hack (which never made it to this list).
> Basically, I ID everything.  Unnumbered sections get the id
> "unnumbered-sec-COUNTER" and numbered sections get the id
> "sec-COUNTER".
> Perhaps you will find it too much of a hack.

I don't think it is a hack. I am just pointing out that how we refer
internally to headlines has an effect on output clarity. I let you
strike a balance between clarity and easiness of implementation. Note
that the internal reference can be a bit cryptic (e.g. num-1-1 and

>> At the moment, referring to an unnumbered section displays its name.
> In some modes, yes.  In LaTeX it produces a \ref{·} that LaTeX will
> laugh at.

This is incorrect.

  #+options: num:nil

  * Headline
    :CUSTOM_ID: test
    This is a link to [[#test]].

will produce

  This is a link to \hyperref[sec-1]{Headline}.

> If you have a better idea than using the title I'm all ears!

On the contrary, using the title is what is usually done. I'm all for

>> Comparing symbols with `equal' is a sin beyond redemption. Use `eq'.
> Why, out of curiosity?  I though equal was like the meaner, tougher
> eq, that gets shit right, but is a bit more expensive.

This is about using the right tool for the job. Unless you mess with the
obarray, two symbols with the same name are guaranteed to be `eq'.
There's really no reason to use anything else.


Nicolas Goaziou

  reply	other threads:[~2014-09-21 19:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 27+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-08-08 13:39 [patch, ox] Unnumbered headlines Rasmus
2014-08-08 22:35 ` Alan L Tyree
2014-08-09  1:04 ` [patch, ox] Unnumbered headlines - early test Alan L Tyree
2014-08-09  7:47 ` [patch, ox] Unnumbered headlines Detlef Steuer
2014-08-11 14:18 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-08-11 15:37   ` Rasmus
2014-08-12  8:58     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-09-20 16:02       ` Rasmus
2014-09-20 20:34         ` Alan L Tyree
2014-09-21 13:12         ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-09-21 14:37           ` Rasmus
2014-09-21 19:40             ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2014-09-21 20:13               ` Rasmus
2014-09-22 15:53                 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-09-23  0:35                   ` Rasmus
2014-09-23  1:10                     ` Thomas S. Dye
2014-09-26  7:51                     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-09-26 13:48                       ` Rasmus
2014-09-27  8:19                         ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-09-30 22:54                       ` Rasmus
2014-10-02  0:35                         ` Rasmus
2014-10-03  7:56                         ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-10-03  8:49                           ` Sebastien Vauban
2014-10-03 10:26                           ` Rasmus
2014-10-03 20:14                             ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-10-03 20:31                               ` Rasmus
2014-10-05  8:06                                 ` Nicolas Goaziou

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