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Re: font-locking and inhibit-field-text-motion

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: font-locking and inhibit-field-text-motion
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 2007 22:05:44 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.93 (gnu/linux)

> I noticed that neither font-lock's `save-buffer-state' nor jit-lock's
> `with-buffer-prepared-for-jit-lock' bind `inhibit-field-text-motion'.
> Yet both, font-lock and jit-lock, use `line-beginning-position'.

> Just a casual, probably paranoid observation.  I don't use fields.

I don't think it's a problem.  The use of line-beginning-position in that
code is only a heuristic.  It may lead to surprising results in some cases,
but nothing terrible (and it may also be a feature sometimes).
Maybe we should rethink it after Emacs-22, but for now it's OK.


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