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Re: Character literals for Unicode (control) characters

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Character literals for Unicode (control) characters
Date: Sat, 05 Mar 2016 20:56:09 +0200

> Cc: address@hidden, address@hidden
> From: Clément Pit--Claudel <address@hidden>
> Date: Sat, 5 Mar 2016 13:34:46 -0500
> > For starters, this can make the first line include more than one 
> > sentence.
> Can it? Don't we have special code in `lisp-fill-paragraph' to avoid this?

Yes, if you do that in the right mode, and if there are no backslashes
in the string before the newline etc.  I wouldn't rely on this 100%.

> > More generally, there are already constructs we recognize 
> > in doc strings that produce longer or shorter strings when
> > displayed, so M-q is just not up to the job, and shouldn't be used.
> Thanks for clarifying. Do we have something else?

I simply test the results, then adjust the lines as needed.

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