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Re: comment-add

From: David O'Toole
Subject: Re: comment-add
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2007 05:39:31 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.110006 (No Gnus v0.6) Emacs/23.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Stephen Berman <address@hidden> writes:

>   How many more comment chars should be inserted by
>   `comment-region'.  This determines the default value of the
>   numeric argument of `comment-region'.  This should generally stay
>   0, except for a few modes like Lisp where it can be convenient to
>   set it to 1 so that regions are commented with two semi-colons.
> doesn't reflect the default behavior in Lisp mode, which is now to
> comment regions with three semi-colons, given the default
> comment-style 'plain.  If the default comment-style were changed to
> 'indent, then the doctring would (once again) be accurate.  If the
> default comment-style is kept 'plain, the change in behavior should
> be mentioned in NEWS.

I noticed the new default behavior and didn't like it---it turns every
line of the commented region into a headline matching outline-regexp
(and gets font-locked due to some snippets in my .emacs). Is this
really what was intended?

David O'Toole 

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