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From: Samuel Wales <samologist@gmail.com>
To: Ypo <ypuntot@gmail.com>
Cc: Org-mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: I can't set dabbrev to respect the writen case
Date: Sun, 15 May 2022 15:15:10 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAJcAo8sAq6xjQGqxQG_1gYvVRFc9_jEdG6yE=A7g7qjCVzeTWA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <11e85748-1162-c0f9-3d3d-2a2d9168b15e@gmail.com>

i do not use fancy-dabbrev, but i use dabbrev in hippie-expand.  it
seems to do as you want.

it should be possible to run hippie-expand with just dabbrev.  it
might not be exactly the same because he might have its own version of
dabbrev.  which might be what you want in this case.

note that you have control over where dabbrev gets its data.  idk if
that is a feature of vanilla dabbrev.

i do not use any dabbrev settings or any he settings except the main
one for he.  it is set to


        ;;do i want this first?  am i supposed to use another thing to
        ;;complete from that point?


On 5/14/22, Ypo <ypuntot@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> I find dabbrev and fancy-dabbrev very useful to typing fast. But there
> is a problem I am not able to solve: When I apply an expansion while
> writing, the case is always that of the expansion, I can't make it to
> respect what I have written. An example:
> — (Typing) "Hel
> — (Offered expansion) "hello"
> — (What I get when accepting the expansion) "hello"
> — (What I wanted) "Hello"
> Best regards,
> Ypo

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  parent reply	other threads:[~2022-05-15 22:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-05-14 19:58 I can't set dabbrev to respect the writen case Ypo
2022-05-14 22:32 ` Juan Manuel Macías
2022-05-15 10:40   ` Ypo
2022-05-15 13:58     ` Juan Manuel Macías
2022-05-15 22:15 ` Samuel Wales [this message]
2022-05-16 17:25   ` Ypo
2022-05-16 23:41     ` Samuel Wales
2022-05-16 23:43       ` Samuel Wales
2022-05-17  6:11         ` Ypo
2022-05-17  0:53     ` Tim Cross
2022-05-17  6:16       ` Ypo
2022-05-17  3:16     ` acdw
2022-05-17  3:52       ` Samuel Wales
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2022-05-17 16:59 Ypo

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