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Re: Placing eol glyph (buffer-display-table) before an overlay after-str

From: Yuri Khan
Subject: Re: Placing eol glyph (buffer-display-table) before an overlay after-string.
Date: Sat, 12 Aug 2017 17:18:35 +0700

On Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 4:52 PM, Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> wrote:

>> I am using whitespace-mode to display a pilcrow for line endings, and
>> hl-line-mode to highlight the current line. For me, that setup works
>> and places the pilcrow correctly, although I don’t highlight the
>> current column.
> whitespace-mode doesn't use overlay strings, and it doesn't try to
> replace the visual representation of the newline.

It sets up a display table with entries for tab, newline, and space.
And hl-line uses an overlay. hl-line’s overlay doesn’t use the
after-string property, though, which must be why they work together.

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