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From: "Juan Manuel Macías" <maciaschain@posteo.net>
To: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
Cc: orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ox-latex.el: add LaTeX attributes to quote block
Date: Tue, 25 May 2021 20:50:19 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87v976ler8.fsf@posteo.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87y2c2ajzw.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr> (Nicolas Goaziou's message of "Tue, 25 May 2021 17:52:35 +0200")

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Hi Nicolas,

Nicolas Goaziou writes:

> You can do it in the same patch.

Here is the updated patch, with the corresponding additions in the
manual and ORG-NEWS.

Best regards,

Juan Manuel

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From 987566d52cd36c990d3db3f83d2c6433254ac2e3 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Juan Manuel Macias <maciaschain@posteo.net>
Date: Tue, 25 May 2021 22:18:06 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] ox-latex.el: add LaTeX attributes to quote block

* doc/org-manual.org (Quote blocks in LaTeX export): manual updated
* etc/ORG-NEWS (Support quote blocks in LaTeX export): news updated
* lisp/ox-latex.el (latex): add `org-latex-default-quote-environment' to `:options-alist'
(org-latex-default-quote-environment): the default quote environment
is `quote'
(org-latex-quote-block): add two attributes: `environment' and `options'
 doc/org-manual.org | 42 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 etc/ORG-NEWS       |  7 +++++++
 lisp/ox-latex.el   | 22 ++++++++++++++++++++--
 3 files changed, 69 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/org-manual.org b/doc/org-manual.org
index 118d97e0e..dd51df27e 100644
--- a/doc/org-manual.org
+++ b/doc/org-manual.org
@@ -13919,6 +13919,48 @@ To eat the world’s due, by the grave and thee.
+*** Quote blocks in LaTeX export
+:DESCRIPTION: Attributes specific to quote blocks.
+#+cindex: quote blocks, in @LaTeX{} export
+#+cindex: @samp{ATTR_LATEX}, keyword
+#+cindex: org-latex-default-quote-environment
+The LaTeX export back-end accepts two attributes for quote blocks:
+=:environment=, for an arbitrary quoting environment (the default
+value is that of =org-latex-default-quote-environment=: ="quote"=) and
+=:options=. For example, to choose the environment =quotation=,
+included as an alternative to =quote= in standard LaTeX classes:
+,#+ATTR_LATEX: :environment quotation
+some text...
+To choose the =foreigndisplayquote= environment, included in the LaTeX
+package =csquotes=, with the =german= option, use this syntax:
+,#+ATTR_LATEX: :environment foreigndisplayquote :options {german}
+some text in German...
+#+texinfo: @noindent
+which is exported to LaTeX as
+some text in German...
 ** Markdown Export
 :DESCRIPTION: Exporting to Markdown.
diff --git a/etc/ORG-NEWS b/etc/ORG-NEWS
index 8707222e0..c8a93c933 100644
--- a/etc/ORG-NEWS
+++ b/etc/ORG-NEWS
@@ -244,6 +244,13 @@ require the external LaTeX package =verse.sty=, wich is an extension
 of the standard LaTeX environment. The purpose of these attributes is
 explained below.
+*** Support quote blocks in LaTeX export
+The LaTeX export back-end accepts two attributes for quote blocks:
+=:environment=, for an arbitrary quoting environment (the default
+value is that of =org-latex-default-quote-environment=: ="quote"=) and
 *** =org-set-tags-command= selects tags from ~org-global-tags-completion-table~
 Let ~org-set-tags-command~ TAB fast tag completion interface complete
diff --git a/lisp/ox-latex.el b/lisp/ox-latex.el
index b9ecf070a..9e2e7be47 100644
--- a/lisp/ox-latex.el
+++ b/lisp/ox-latex.el
@@ -121,6 +121,7 @@
     (:latex-classes nil nil org-latex-classes)
     (:latex-default-figure-position nil nil org-latex-default-figure-position)
     (:latex-default-table-environment nil nil org-latex-default-table-environment)
+    (:latex-default-quote-environment nil nil org-latex-default-quote-environment)
     (:latex-default-table-mode nil nil org-latex-default-table-mode)
     (:latex-diary-timestamp-format nil nil org-latex-diary-timestamp-format)
     (:latex-footnote-defined-format nil nil org-latex-footnote-defined-format)
@@ -772,6 +773,13 @@ default we use here encompasses both."
   :package-version '(Org . "8.0")
   :type 'string)
+(defcustom org-latex-default-quote-environment "quote"
+  "Default environment used to `quote' blocks."
+  :group 'org-export-latex
+  :package-version '(Org . "9.5")
+  :type 'string
+  :safe t)
 (defcustom org-latex-default-table-mode 'table
   "Default mode for tables.
@@ -2895,10 +2903,19 @@ channel."
   "Transcode a QUOTE-BLOCK element from Org to LaTeX.
 CONTENTS holds the contents of the block.  INFO is a plist
 holding contextual information."
+  (let ((environment
+	  (or (org-export-read-attribute :attr_latex quote-block :environment)
+	      (plist-get info :latex-default-quote-environment)))
+	 (options
+	  (or (org-export-read-attribute :attr_latex quote-block :options)
+	      "")))
-   quote-block (format "\\begin{quote}\n%s\\end{quote}" contents) info))
+   quote-block (format "\\begin{%s}%s\n%s\\end{%s}"
+			     environment
+			     options
+			     contents
+			     environment)
+   info)))
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  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-25 20:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-24 12:14 Juan Manuel Macías
2021-05-25  9:21 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-05-25 12:42   ` Juan Manuel Macías
2021-05-25 15:52     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-05-25 20:50       ` Juan Manuel Macías [this message]
2021-05-26 21:05         ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-05-26 23:02           ` Juan Manuel Macías
2021-05-29 20:22             ` Nicolas Goaziou

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