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From: "Bruce D'Arcus" <bdarcus@gmail.com>
To: Joost Kremers <joostkremers@fastmail.fm>
Cc: org-mode-email <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: org-cite: make 'suppress-author' a citation 'style'
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 07:36:10 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAF-FPGN7FUc4goX3ieV-4akfUKyjqChAziEjk8UWF74_=wUuXA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87r1ixcqtj.fsf@fastmail.fm>

On Mon, Apr 26, 2021 at 5:56 AM Joost Kremers <joostkremers@fastmail.fm> wrote:


> IOW it seems that in biblatex, suppress-author (obtained by the asterisk
> following the command) is a property of the citation command, even if it
> includes multiple citations. OTOH there are real cases (I have written
> references such as the example here myself) where you want it to be a property
> of the individual citation.

It would help at this point if you could show an example, as I can't
think of one that can't be addressed.

As I replied to Richard, a citation with references to different
authors can already be addressed.

> The thing about biblatex is that it offers low-level commands that allow you to
> create unusual citations (my default LaTeX header contains three definitions of
> citation commands that biblatex doesn't provide but which I use quite a lot). So
> I would argue that it's better to keep the syntax =-@key=, just to keep the
> system flexible in case the need arises.

Adding complexity for hypotheticals has costs though.

We should be able to identify a concrete case here that won't work
with the change I suggest, but that we agree should be supported.


  reply	other threads:[~2021-04-26 11:37 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-04-24 10:52 org-cite: make 'suppress-author' a citation 'style' Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-24 12:28 ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-24 17:08 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-04-24 17:28   ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-24 19:36     ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-24 20:09       ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-04-24 22:51         ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-25  5:55           ` András Simonyi
2021-04-25 12:50             ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-25 19:48               ` András Simonyi
2021-04-25 20:12                 ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-26  7:53                   ` Denis Maier
2021-04-26  9:05                     ` Denis Maier
2021-04-26  9:34                     ` Joost Kremers
2021-04-26 11:36                       ` Bruce D'Arcus [this message]
2021-04-26  7:51     ` Richard Lawrence
2021-04-26  9:33       ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-04-27  7:36         ` Richard Lawrence
2021-04-27  7:52           ` Denis Maier
2021-04-27  8:24             ` Richard Lawrence
2021-04-27 10:05             ` Bruce D'Arcus

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