emacs-orgmode@gnu.org archives
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: "Berry, Charles" via "General discussions about Org-mode." <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
To: Greg Minshall <minshall@umich.edu>
Cc: org-mode-email <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>, Rama <rama@tzrl.org>
Subject: Re: Is it possible to #+include: src blocks and tangle them too?
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 21:14:24 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <D5CA8F4D-E4FC-4A6C-BED0-983800AA61FF@health.ucsd.edu> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <356863.1618586821@apollo2.minshall.org>

Hi Greg,

> On Apr 16, 2021, at 8:27 AM, Greg Minshall <minshall@umich.edu> wrote:
> Rama,
> one other comment/suggestion.
>> I haven’t been able to fully work with Donald Knuth’s suggestion of
>> writing a Literate Program directly in a tool like orgmode/noweb since
>> it is a nuisance to keep having to type C-c ' to go into the editing
>> mode of the language concerned.
> while i have not much experience with it, you might look at the emacs
> packages polymode, poly-org, and poly-whatever-other-languages-you-use.
> it seems as if they might give you [C-c ']-like behavior when editing
> source blocks in line in an org mode buffer.
> (others who use polymode: does this make sense?)

I have tried it a few times, but not had satisfactory results. 

I use mostly R src blocks, so I want to have ESS like functionality. And I really like to be able to execute src blocks with `org-babel-execute-src-block'. 

Unfortunately, it seems like polymode gets into conflicts with org mode from time to time. My memory is a bit dim on exactly the issues, but I think there were freezes. Maybe turning off all the stops and whistles in org mode (like fontification) would solve this, but I never gave it a go. 

Having said that, I will say it is easy enough to install and try out. And perhaps your mileage will vary.


      reply	other threads:[~2021-04-16 22:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-04-12 15:35 Ramachandran Lakshmanan
2021-04-12 21:38 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-04-13  6:31   ` Dr. Arne Babenhauserheide
2021-04-13  6:59   ` Timothy
2021-04-14  0:26   ` Kevin M. Stout
2021-04-14  3:23 ` Greg Minshall
2021-04-14  3:48   ` Rama
2021-04-14  6:33     ` Dr. Arne Babenhauserheide
2021-04-14  6:52     ` Greg Minshall
2021-04-16 15:27     ` Greg Minshall
2021-04-16 21:14       ` Berry, Charles via General discussions about Org-mode. [this message]

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:

  List information: https://www.orgmode.org/

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=D5CA8F4D-E4FC-4A6C-BED0-983800AA61FF@health.ucsd.edu \
    --to=emacs-orgmode@gnu.org \
    --cc=ccberry@health.ucsd.edu \
    --cc=minshall@umich.edu \
    --cc=rama@tzrl.org \
    --subject='Re: Is it possible to #+include: src blocks and tangle them too?' \


* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

Code repositories for project(s) associated with this inbox:


This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for read-only IMAP folder(s) and NNTP newsgroup(s).