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Re: Divergence in menu appearance between Emacs Info and standalone Info


From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: Divergence in menu appearance between Emacs Info and standalone Info
Date: Wed, 04 Jun 2003 17:12:09 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1002 (Gnus v5.10.2) Emacs/21.3.50 (gnu/linux)

Miles Bader <address@hidden> writes:

|> Richard Stallman <address@hidden> writes:
|> > Meanwhile, Emacs already modifies the Info buffer for display, so
|> > instead of making that text invisible, perhaps it should delete the
|> > text and put the information from it into text properties of the menu
|> > item names.
|> 
|> That would solve a lot of minor problems the current method causes, and
|> generally be more robust, I think.  Are there any downsides to doing it
|> that way?

While we are at it we should refrain from refilling paragraphs, because
that frequently messes up the formatting in a way such that the result is
misleading or difficult to read.

Andreas.

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