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Re: How to re-bound a long line


From: Vols
Subject: Re: How to re-bound a long line
Date: 1 Feb 2007 11:47:12 -0800
User-agent: G2/1.0

Thanks. It works with  adding   "(setq truncate-lines nil)"
but after I use 'C-x 3' to create two frames, the 'truncation' doesn't
work for either frame.

Vol

On Feb 1, 11:37 am, "HS" <address@hidden> wrote:
> On 1 fev, 15:59, Joost Kremers <address@hidden> wrote:
>
>
>
> > Vols wrote:
> > > In my code, I have one line which is very long, for example, this line
> > > has 500 words. Emacs only shows 100 words on one screen and I have to
> > > move the cursor back to see all the other 400 words. I want emacs to
> > > show all the 500 words in one screen.
> > > auot-fill-mode looks not working.
>
> > i reckon there are no spaces in that line?
>
> > try (setq truncate-lines nil).
>
> > C-h v truncate-lines RET for more details.


>
> > --
> > Joost Kremers                                      address@hidden
> > Selbst in die Unterwelt dringt durch Spalten Licht
> > EN:SiS(9)
>
> If you want to actually insert newlines into your text, use fill-
> paragraph (or auto-fill).
> If you just want to see the lines then "> try (setq truncate-lines
> nil)". This will make long lines span over several "screen lines",
> accordingly to screen width..
>
> cheers,
> hs




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