From: Carsten Dominik <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Baoqiu Cui <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Re: Feature request (org-empty-line-terminates-plain-lists)
Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2009 19:59:46 +0200 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <CF0080A5-7637-4D5B-B9E0-CC28B8ACDDF6@gmail.com> (raw)
On Mar 25, 2009, at 7:37 AM, Baoqiu Cui wrote:
> Hi Carsten,
> Carsten Dominik <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Possible solutions:
>> 1. Allow #+begin_example and friends to be indented and remove the
>> amount of whitespace from all example lines as the #+begin line
>> This is possible, but would require a lot of work in the LaTeX
>> It would also cause a lot of problems with the edit-source-code
>> with "C-c '", because we could then no longer use indentation
>> functionality while editing the examples.
Option (1) will be implemented in 6.28, option (2), which was
temporarily is deprecated or may be removed.
>> 2. Adapt the LaTeX exporter to work like the HTML exporter, ignoring
>> indentation of tables and example. The, introduce a special list
>> item like "- ___" to explicitly terminate a list if this should be
>> I welcome comments on this issue.
> Thanks for looking into this problem! Personally I would prefer
> 1) if it does not require too much work. Supporting indented tables
> #+begin_example etc. in Org-mode plain lists not only makes list
> structure look cleaner, but also fits well in Org-mode's powerful
> structure editing functionality (org-do-promote/demote already
> lot of automatic indentation today, including tables and ": ..."
> example lines.).
> Option 2) is a very good compromise, because it is cheap to implement,
> and, for *most* of the times, people do not need to use "- ___" in
> The only problem with option 2) is that, to terminate an ordered list
> that has N items, do we have to use something like "(N+1). ___"?
> N+1 here makes the list look a little bad. Also, "+ ___" and "* ___"
> may be required for list item starting with `+' or `*'.
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next prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-06-08 17:59 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2009-03-23 21:28 Feature request (org-empty-line-terminates-plain-lists) Matthew Lundin
2009-03-23 23:08 ` Matthew Lundin
2009-03-24 6:15 ` Baoqiu Cui
2009-03-24 8:48 ` Carsten Dominik
2009-03-24 23:13 ` Matthew Lundin
2009-03-25 6:37 ` Baoqiu Cui
2009-06-08 17:59 ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
2009-03-25 6:49 ` Samuel Wales
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