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Re: delete-char and composed characters

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: delete-char and composed characters
Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2008 21:47:34 +0200

> From: Stefan Monnier <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden
> Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2008 14:47:57 -0400
> > Do we have a single-codepoint variant of C-f and C-b?  If not, should we?
> Where/how would we display the cursor in order for the user to know on
> which codepoint he is?

We should display the corresponding portion of the composite character
in reverse video, IMO.

For example, in this example from etc/HELLO:


moving one notch forward from `р' (the 3rd letter) puts the cursor on
`а' and should display in reverse video only the lower part occupied
by `а', moving one more notch should display the `́' accent in reverse
video, thus showing something reminiscent of a small cursor up on the

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