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Re: master d08c947: Make compilation-mode regexp matching case-sensitive
Re: master d08c947: Make compilation-mode regexp matching case-sensitive (bug#40119)
Wed, 25 Mar 2020 23:42:39 -0400
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)
>> The regular expressions are written either with or without case-folding
>> in mind, so changing it globally is a recipe for problems.
> Agreed, but I doubt that anyone will ever set the option.
Then let's make it into a simple `defvar` rather than a defcustom and
make the docstring clarify that it's only useful for temporary
>> PS: The same applies to the "zero/one-based column numbers" and
>> the "char-colums vs visual-columns vs byte-columns", admittedly.
> Yes, those settings would make more sense if they were rule-specific.
> Still, actual examples of tools needing them would be useful.
In sml-mode.el (GNU ELPA) I set `compilation-error-screen-columns`
buffer-locally but it really should be rule-local. In tuareg-mode (not
in GNU ELPA, sadly), I set both `compilation-first-column` and
`compilation-error-screen-columns` buffer-locally for the same reason.