bug-gnu-emacs
[Top][All Lists]
Advanced

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

bug#18764: 24.4; electric-indent in *scratch* signals an error


From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: bug#18764: 24.4; electric-indent in *scratch* signals an error
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2018 18:03:35 +0300

> From: Noam Postavsky <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden
> Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:48:18 -0400
> 
> > Why do we produce an error instead of just inserting the character?
> 
> I don't quite follow; the newline character has already been inserted as
> far as I can tell.  Then we signal an error while trying to indent.

Then let me rephrase: why are we signaling an error instead of
silently doing nothing?  IOW, if something cannot be indented, let's
leave it unindented.  Does that make sense?





reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]