[Top][All Lists]

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

Re: Patch: goto-address minor modes

From: Tom Tromey
Subject: Re: Patch: goto-address minor modes
Date: Mon, 07 Jan 2008 09:59:29 -0700
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.990 (gnu/linux)

>>>>> "rms" == Richard Stallman <address@hidden> writes:

>     This patch adds two new minor modes: goto-address-mode and
>     goto-address-prog-mode (name inspired by flyspell).  These modes use
>     jit-lock to apply overlays that buttonize URLs and email addresses.

rms> If your goal is to change the implementation, why change the user
rms> interface at the same time?

I didn't want to change the old code in case someone was relying on
it.  It still works as it used to.

The new interface is what makes it work in an incremental way.  I
chose to implement it as minor modes because that seemed easy and

If you'd rather I implement it in some other way, let me know how, and
I will make the changes.


reply via email to

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