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From: tsd@tsdye.com (Thomas S. Dye)
To: Nicolas Goaziou <n.goaziou@gmail.com>
Cc: Org-mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: New exporter queries, captions
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 06:57:02 -1000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <m1pq5p7tep.fsf@poto.westell.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87obl9sxkp.fsf@gmail.com> (Nicolas Goaziou's message of "Thu, 13 Sep 2012 18:21:26 +0200")

Nicolas Goaziou <n.goaziou@gmail.com> writes:

> Hello,
>
> tsd@tsdye.com (Thomas S. Dye) writes:
>
>> Three queries about captions in the new exporter:
>>
>> 1) The old exporter allowed a structure like this #+CAPTION: [Short
>> caption]{Long caption.} to export \caption[Short caption]{Long caption.}
>> to LaTeX.  The new exporter gives something like this \caption{[Short
>> caption]{Long caption.}}  Can the former behavior be implemented in the
>> new exporter?
>
> Correct syntax is:
>
>   #+CAPTION[short]: long
>
> much like:
>
>   #+RESULTS[hash]: name
>
Got it.  Thanks.
>> 2) Caption text appears to require markup in the export target language,
>> rather than org markup.  So, for LaTeX export I need something like
>>
>> #+CAPTION: Things: \textit{a}, some; \textit{b}, other.  
>> Rather than, #+CAPTION: /a/, some; /b/, other.  Shouldn't caption text
>>
>> honor org markup so it can be exported correctly to different backends?
>> Is there a switch for this?
>
> That was a bug. Captions honor Org syntax again. Thanks.
>

Is it possible to expand links, too?  If I have
#+CAPTION: Data from [[textcite:ladefoged08:_variab_hawaii][;]].
I get
\caption{Data from [[textcite:ladefoged08:_variab_hawaii][;]].}

My textcite link type is here:

#+name: define-biblatex-textcite-link
#+begin_src emacs-lisp :results silent :exports none
  (org-add-link-type 
   "textcite" 'ebib
   (lambda (path desc format)
     (cond
      ((eq format 'html)
       (format "(<cite>%s</cite>)" path))
      ((eq format 'latex)
       (if (or (not desc) (equal 0 (search "textcite:" desc)))
           (format "\\textcite{%s}" path)
         (format "\\textcite[%s][%s]{%s}"
                 (cadr (split-string desc ";"))
                 (car (split-string desc ";"))  path))))))
#+end_src

>> 3) My captions are often long.  Is it possible to enter these so they
>> aren't all on one line?  Something like
>>
>> #+CAPTION: Line one
>> #+CAPTION: Line two
>>
>> would be great.
>
> It is now implemented.
>

Terrific.  Thanks!

All the best,
Tom

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  reply	other threads:[~2012-09-13 16:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-09-12 21:26 Thomas S. Dye
2012-09-13 16:21 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2012-09-13 16:57   ` Thomas S. Dye [this message]
2012-09-30 21:59     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2012-10-01  5:20       ` Thomas S. Dye

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