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## Re: shorthand for autoBeam control

 From: Werner LEMBERG Subject: Re: shorthand for autoBeam control Date: Fri, 05 Sep 2008 07:20:02 +0200 (CEST)

> > I'm not sure whether this has been discussed before: What do you
> > think of using `c[]' as a shorthand for `\autoBeamOff c
> > \autoBeamOn'?
>
> When I was first learning lilypond I remember trying this exact
> syntax to get an unbeamed note. I think it would be useful if it
> worked. It's a big win to be able to figure out how to do something
> with out having to consult the documentation.

Ah, right, this is an argument I haven't thought of.  So I \revert my
opinion: having c[] do the right thing would be nice :-)

Werner