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Re: enriched-mode and switching major modes.

From: Alex Schroeder
Subject: Re: enriched-mode and switching major modes.
Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2004 22:55:48 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1003 (Gnus v5.10.3) Emacs/21.3.50 (gnu/linux)

Oliver Scholz <address@hidden> writes:

> But I have to start somewhere.  The tree interface to this kind of
> documents is well known and tested in practice.  Almost every
> specification talks about trees.  So if there are no principal
> objections to improving Emacs to better work with trees-in-a-buffer in
> the long run, I think that I fare better by assuming a tree-interface.

One of the problems you described was keeping a tree and the buffer in
sync.  If you had a way of regenerating the tree based on the text in
the buffer when saving a file, would that not be enough?

.O.  http://www.emacswiki.org/alex/
..O  Schroeder's fifth law:
OOO  Never accept more work than you can handle in one night of hacking.

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