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From: Titus von der Malsburg <malsburg@posteo.de>
To: Diego Zamboni <diego@zzamboni.org>
Cc: "Berry, Charles" <ccberry@health.ucsd.edu>,
	Org mailing list <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: How to preserve empty headings
Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 20:20:09 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87zh2y1wk6.fsf@posteo.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAGY83EcdgSpLKVghhKMeYazTpFFTn-cvg=jGUDROnA1RzNEK8g@mail.gmail.com>

On 2020-11-30 Mon 19:25, Diego Zamboni wrote:
>> I’m aware of several workarounds and this one is perhaps the best.
>> However, I’d prefer if RET would just work as expected.  Org sometimes
>> inserts extra material on RET which I think is okay (e.g. indentation), but
>> is there any precedent, in Org or Emacs more broadly, for RET deleting
>> text?  It seems very counter-intuitive to me.
>  Could it be that the space is being deleted not when you press RET but
> when you save the file? I don't see any space deletion when entering an
> empty headline, but in my config, whitespace at end of lines is deleted
> on save. In Doom Emacs this is enabled by default, and even before I was
> using =delete-trailing-whitespace= as part of my =before-save-hook=.

Your comment has put me on the right track.  The line-final whitespace was not deleted by org but by electric-indent-mode, which apparently does this by default.

Sorry for the noise!


      parent reply	other threads:[~2020-11-30 19:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-11-30 17:21 How to preserve empty headings Titus von der Malsburg
2020-11-30 17:31 ` Berry, Charles via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-11-30 18:14   ` Titus von der Malsburg
2020-11-30 18:25     ` Diego Zamboni
2020-11-30 18:38       ` Titus von der Malsburg
2020-11-30 19:17         ` Tom Gillespie
2020-11-30 19:25         ` Diego Zamboni
2020-11-30 22:25           ` Berry, Charles via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-11-30 19:20       ` Titus von der Malsburg [this message]

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