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From: Jorge P. de Morais Neto <jorge+list@disroot.org>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Bug: Small documentation errors [9.3.6 (9.3.6-29-g6a3dff-elpaplus @ /home/jorge/.emacs.d/elpa/27.0/develop/org-plus-contrib-20200406/)]
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 18:53:48 -0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87sfzfsl5f.fsf@disroot.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <8735rfbt9f.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr>

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From d3c62edf7a713278432ebe1c72e4545b8a2b84e2 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: "Jorge P. de Morais Neto" <jorge+git@disroot.org>
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 18:43:21 -0300
Subject: [PATCH] * doc/org-manual.org (Drawers): Clarify M-TAB

Provide example of completion over drawer keywords.  Also clarify the
footnote by qualifying "windows" as "graphical".
 doc/org-manual.org | 21 ++++++++++++++++++---
 1 file changed, 18 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/org-manual.org b/doc/org-manual.org
index d34d33561..467644453 100644
--- a/doc/org-manual.org
+++ b/doc/org-manual.org
@@ -1214,7 +1214,22 @@ Org mode uses this special drawer for storing properties (see
 [[*Properties and Columns]]).  You cannot use it for anything else.
 Completion over drawer keywords is also possible using
+{{{kbd(M-TAB)}}}[fn:16].  For example, if the buffer contains
+#+texinfo: @noindent
+(where ★ indicates the location of point) then {{{kbd(M-TAB)}}} will
+complete the line as
 Visibility cycling (see [[*Visibility Cycling]]) on the headline hides and
 shows the entry, but keep the drawer collapsed to a single line.  In
@@ -21500,8 +21515,8 @@ variable ~org-M-RET-may-split-line~.
 [fn:15] See ~org-list-use-circular-motion~ for a cyclic behavior.
-[fn:16] Many desktops intercept {{{kbd(M-TAB)}}} to switch windows.
-Use {{{kbd(C-M-i)}}} or {{{kbd(ESC TAB)}}} instead.
+[fn:16] Many desktops intercept {{{kbd(M-TAB)}}} to switch graphical
+windows.  Use {{{kbd(C-M-i)}}} or {{{kbd(ESC TAB)}}} instead.
 [fn:17] To insert a vertical bar into a table field, use =\vert= or,
 inside a word =abc\vert{}def=.

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Em [2021-08-11 qua 22:50:36+0200], Nicolas Goaziou escreveu:

>> Sorry for insisting, but can someone give me an example of what the
>> manual means by "Completion over drawer keywords"?
>   :foo:
>   :end:
>   :f|
> With point at |, M-TAB will complete the line as
>                                  :foo:

Then how about the attached patch?  Note that I used a black star to
indicate the position of point---the convention in the Elisp manual.
Also, I provided a ~+#+texinfo: @noindent~ directive so the continuation
would not be indented, because it is not a new paragraph.  Please tell
whether that made sense---I know little about Texinfo and typography.

Also tell whether I am making good use of time---mine and yours.  I have
OCD and I often nitpick about details of little relevance; feedback
about that is always welcome.


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  reply	other threads:[~2021-08-11 21:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-04-12 13:45 Bug: Small documentation errors [9.3.6 (9.3.6-29-g6a3dff-elpaplus @ /home/jorge/.emacs.d/elpa/27.0/develop/org-plus-contrib-20200406/)] Jorge P. de Morais Neto
2020-04-12 22:35 ` Kyle Meyer
2020-04-13 11:59   ` Jorge P. de Morais Neto
2020-04-13 15:56     ` Kyle Meyer
2021-08-11 20:38 ` Jorge P. de Morais Neto
2021-08-11 20:50   ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-08-11 21:53     ` Jorge P. de Morais Neto [this message]
2021-09-10  6:17       ` Timothy
2021-09-10 13:41         ` Jorge P. de Morais Neto

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