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Tue, 13 Aug 2019 22:05:19 -0500
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)
This patch implements 'isearch-yank-until-char', a new yank command in isearch.
While in an isearch, one types C-M-c to yank into the search string everything
from point up to (but not including) the next instance of a specified
character. It prompts for the character.
For example, assume point is on the "m" after the "#" mark below:
[example from a recent macro I wrote](#markdown-link-syntax)
Start an isearch with C-s, then do C-M-c followed by ")". The search string is
I have found this functionality very helpful in macros.
If it's a useful contribution to Emacs, then I'll install it. I'll wait at
least three days to get feedback, both about the feature itself and about the
choice of M-C-c as the keybinding. If there's no response or no consensus,
then I won't install it, as being conservative about isearch seems appropriate.
Description: Patch to implement isearch-yank-until-char
Re: PATCH: isearch-yank-until-char, Noam Postavsky, 2019/08/14
Re: PATCH: isearch-yank-until-char, Juri Linkov, 2019/08/14
- PATCH: isearch-yank-until-char,
Karl Fogel <=