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From: Takaaki ISHIKAWA <takaxp@ieee.org>
To: Betty <xlu.2007@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: How to stop Org mode from assuming non-Latin characters after "[[link]]" as part of the link?
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 01:17:17 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAA75D5C-C453-492D-A1BC-CDB0D2FD2D41@ieee.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAKmerWgRwUrhDaz4d2Vn9BUuaEia8NVhp02bFfS+ytt9FHT=Nw@mail.gmail.com>

Dear Betty,

I have the same problem. To avoid it, I just simply 
comment out the following line in org.el.

; (if (memq 'plain lk) '(org-activate-plain-links))

I think this approach is not the best answer for all,
but this will help you.

Best regards,
Takaaki Ishikawa

On 2012/08/17, at 1:01, Betty <xlu.2007@gmail.com> wrote:

> If I don't put a space after a URL, Org always assumes that all
> characters after the link are part of the link. For example, if I
> write
> [[http://example.com]]asdf
> Org will think the URL is "http://example.com]]asdf" while it should
> be "http://example.com".
> In English there is usually a space after each word (including links)
> anyway, so that might not be a big issue. But what about non-Latin
> languages?
> For instance, in Chinese, we don't use spaces to delimit words, and I
> really don't want to deteriorate the Chinese language by adding extra
> spaces just to make the links work properly. The result is, If I put a
> URL in and don't add an extra space after it, Org will think all the
> (Chinese) characters I enter after the URL is part of the link, until
> the end of paragraph where I press RET.
> Well, I know that "]" is a valid URL character, which makes things a
> bit tricky. But it is very rare that a URL should contain both "]]"
> and non-Latin characters immediately following the "]]". It is a safer
> bet to assume the URL is just the part before "]]". On the rare
> occasions when the URL does contain "]]" followed by non-Latin
> characters, I'm willing to take the risk of breaking it.
> In sum, I want Org to take only stuff inside the "[[]]" brackets as
> the URL, nothing after. Is there a place where I can configure this?
> Thank you for reading this and for any help you might provide.
> (English is not my native tongue. I hope I have make myself clear.)

      parent reply	other threads:[~2012-08-19 16:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-08-16 16:01 How to stop Org mode from assuming non-Latin characters after "[[link]]" as part of the link? Betty
2012-08-19 14:58 ` Bastien
2012-08-19 16:17 ` Takaaki ISHIKAWA [this message]

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