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From: Diego Zamboni <diego@zzamboni.org>
To: Titus von der Malsburg <malsburg@posteo.de>
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 20:25:53 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAGY83Ed2h-_Fzuf4xBvc_y97_u0pTkPcvdHGvkpoyfLNNWWSCA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87360qn10s.fsf@posteo.de>

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What are RET and C-j bound to?

In my setup, RET is bound to =org-return=, which does not delete spaces,
but C-j is bound to =org-return-and-maybe-indent=, which does. So I have
the opposite behavior as yours.

There were some recent changes in behavior of Org with respect to
electric-indent-mode (long discussion in the list), I think this might have
something to do with it but did not follow the full discussion.

Hope this helps,

On Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 7:38 PM Titus von der Malsburg <malsburg@posteo.de>

> 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=.
> > --Diego
> The space is deleted immediately.  But the fact that it’s not happening on
> your system perhaps means that there *is* a setting that prevents it.  The
> question is: which?
> By the way, I’m using the master branch from
> https://code.orgmode.org/bzg/org-mode.git as installed by straight.el.
>   Titus

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  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-11-30 19:26 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 [this message]
2020-11-30 22:25           ` Berry, Charles via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-11-30 19:20       ` Titus von der Malsburg

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