Re: [PATCH v4] emacs: customizable names for search buffers

Subject: Re: [PATCH v4] emacs: customizable names for search buffers

Date: Sun, 16 Jan 2022 20:40:16 +0000

To: Tomi Ollila,


From: Jose A Ortega Ruiz

On Sun, Jan 16 2022, Tomi Ollila wrote:

> On Fri, Jan 14 2022, Jose A. Ortega Ruiz wrote:

>> on second thought, i think we could perhaps just go for the simpler
>> "%t", which would allow inserting the type anywhere, even in the middle
>> of a word... i think a problem here is that "word" or "symbol" (which is
>> what my suggestion used) constituent depend on the definition of what's
>> a word or symbol in the active mode.
>> although that would prevent fancy things like "%type: %t", but that's a
>> bit of a corner case, don't you think?
> Yes, simpler; the cases where is breaks are (probably?) seldom enough.

agreed then.  v5 of the patch should be doing just that, if i didn't
mess up.

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