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Re: Why is `C-M-x' only for top-level defuns?

From: Daniel Colascione
Subject: Re: Why is `C-M-x' only for top-level defuns?
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2012 18:40:53 -0800
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On 1/11/12 5:27 PM, Stefan Monnier wrote:
>> My question is whether we really want `C-M-x' to do what it does
>> instead of just pick up the innermost def* containing point.
> One problem is to define what is "the innermost def* containing point".
> I suspect it's difficult to formally define it in a way that always
> corresponds to the intuitive meaning.

Right. Consider:

(unless (featurep 'deffoo)
  (defmacro deffoo (bar)
    `(defun ,bar () POINT)))

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