emacs-orgmode@gnu.org archives
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Ypo <ypuntot@gmail.com>
To: Samuel Wales <samologist@gmail.com>
Cc: Org-mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: I can't set dabbrev to respect the writen case
Date: Tue, 17 May 2022 08:11:13 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <f4087a7d-5f08-16c6-5b34-09c0d477f1fa@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAJcAo8vG_jok-cPHTmEcVoUa7tdwQ-FphWKTRZRPVGGdPC-K1g@mail.gmail.com>

[-- Attachment #1: Type: text/plain, Size: 3426 bytes --]

Thanks, Samuel.

I am trying Company. It works with dabbrev out of the box, and I 
understand its options for cases, so I get what I intended.

Best regards,


El 17/05/2022 a las 1:43, Samuel Wales escribió:
> did you confirm that fancy-dabbrev is not setting a dabbrev setting?
> On 5/16/22, Samuel Wales<samologist@gmail.com>  wrote:
>> by default hippie-expand cycles.  to cycle backward you can undo.  idk
>> if it or dabbrev has a menu.
>> idk if this is useful but there is at least one menu package and many
>> completion packages at seemingly varying levels of interoperability.
>> some things have menus built in.  there is some degree of modularity
>> in some packages, especially a set of minibuffer completion packages,
>> which is not waht you are looking for.  i am confused by the many
>> options.  so what i would start with is as an ignoramus [that's me] is
>> trying to find an overview of what's out there, dabbrev settings or a
>> hook for a menu, he settings, whether anything with a menu incluing a
>> menu package is intended to fit modularly into dabbrev, whether
>> dabbrev or he fit into some framework [company?] that has or can use a
>> menu.  possibly you already tried those things but in cas nobod
>> anwers.
>> On 5/16/22, Ypo<ypuntot@gmail.com>  wrote:
>>> Thanks, Samuel
>>> I've uninstalled fancy-dabbrev, and it seems to work when I complete
>>> using M-/. But, now I don't have candidates to choose the completion.
>>> Any advice with this?
>>> Best regards,
>>> Ypo
>>> El 16/05/2022 a las 0:15, Samuel Wales escribió:
>>>> 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
>>>>         '(try-expand-dabbrev-visible
>>>>           try-expand-dabbrev
>>>>           try-expand-dabbrev-all-buffers
>>>>           try-expand-dabbrev-from-kill
>>>>           try-complete-lisp-symbol
>>>>           ;;do i want this first?  am i supposed to use another thing to
>>>>           ;;complete from that point?
>>>>           ;;try-complete-lisp-symbol-partially
>>>>           ;;try-expand-whole-kill
>>>>           try-complete-file-name-partially
>>>>           try-complete-file-name
>>>>           hoka-try-complete-with-calc-result)
>>>> 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
>> --
>> The Kafka Pandemic
>> A blog about science, health, human rights, and misopathy:
>> https://thekafkapandemic.blogspot.com

[-- Attachment #2: Type: text/html, Size: 4544 bytes --]

  reply	other threads:[~2022-05-17  6:16 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
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 [this message]
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
2022-05-17 16:59 Ypo

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=f4087a7d-5f08-16c6-5b34-09c0d477f1fa@gmail.com \
    --to=ypuntot@gmail.com \
    --cc=emacs-orgmode@gnu.org \
    --cc=samologist@gmail.com \


* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link
Be sure your reply has a Subject: header at the top and a blank line before the message body.
Code repositories for project(s) associated with this public 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).