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Re: [Bug-AUCTeX] 2008-02-02; Highlighting verbatim environments gets con
Re: [Bug-AUCTeX] 2008-02-02; Highlighting verbatim environments gets confused
Mon, 04 Feb 2008 00:03:56 +0100
* Uwe Siart (2008-02-03) writes:
> Ralf Angeli <address@hidden> writes:
>> Yes, but the font locking mechanisms do not mimic the behavior of
>> LaTeX or TeX and we therefore have to be live with some compromises if
>> we don't want to make the matching overly complicated or slow.
> Then I'd vote for keeping the current state. Perhaps it handles more
> cases correctly than it did before the April changes.
Probably. But the effects of failure are more devastating than before
April as you could observe. Of course, if somebody has a single dollar
sign in an unmatched verbatim environment there is not much difference.
Perhaps we should rewrite TeX in Emacs Lisp and use that for font