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* Re: end-of-line behaviour
@ 2012-11-09  0:19 Kevin Buchs
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From: Kevin Buchs @ 2012-11-09  0:19 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Toby Cubitt, emacs-orgmode

When I grabbed the latest git source yesterday, I found that
org-end-of-line was indeed working better for me.  Thanks Toby.

However... I am having trouble building org-mode and --- I'll post a new message

On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 3:02 PM, Kevin Buchs <kevin.buchs.junk@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm running version 7.8.10 of org-mode. I think I should grab an
> update. I did see some recent discussion which cued by memory but I
> thought since I was not using visual-line-mode that it did not apply.
> Thanks.
> What an interesting title your group has!
> - Kevin Buchs
> On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 1:50 PM, Toby Cubitt <tsc25@cantab.net> wrote:
>> This sounds like it might be related to recent end-of-line changes and an
>> even more recent (not yet applied) patch I posted.
>> On Wed, Nov 07, 2012 at 12:50:20PM -0600, Kevin Buchs wrote:
>>> I would like to solve a problem I have: C-e (org-end-of-line) does not
>>> move to the end of the line with long lines that are not headings. I
>>> find myself wanting to get to the end of a long line often and have to
>>> hit multiple C-e sequences to get there. I don't have the
>>> org-special-ctrl-a/e set to non-nil.
>> Which version of org-mode are you running?
>> I can't reproduce this in a recent git checkout. With visual-line-mode
>> off and org-special-ctrl-a/e nil, C-e goes straight to the (real) end of
>> the line in one go.
>> On the other hand, with the same settings, C-a doesn't go back to the
>> *beginning* of the line in one go for me. This bug is fixed by the patch
>> I posted to the list.
>>> My line-move-visual value is the default value of t, so I get the
>>> end-of-visual-line movement one screen's worth.
>> At least in the latest git, end-of-line doesn't even check the value of
>> line-move-visual, so it's setting shouldn't have any effect at all on
>> org-end-of-line. (org-beginning-of-line *does* check line-move-visual; my
>> patch fixes this to check visual-line-mode instead.)
>>> Before I start hacking, I thought I should be clear on the design goals
>>> here. It seems as if the declaration of line-move-visual says it is
>>> dealing with vertical motion, not horizontal motion. I don't see any
>>> behavior elsewhere that uses the interpretation that line-move-visual
>>> is for horizontal motion. Anyone have thoughts on this subject?
>> Agreed (see the recent discussion thread about my patch).
>>> BTW - I posted this back in May, but I neglected to keep the topic alive.
>> Looks like you're not the only one trying to fix this :)
>> Toby
>> --
>> Dr T. S. Cubitt
>> Mathematics and Quantum Information group
>> Department of Mathematics
>> Complutense University
>> Madrid, Spain
>> email: tsc25@cantab.net
>> web:   www.dr-qubit.org

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