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Re: line breaks and broken beams

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: line breaks and broken beams
Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2009 16:16:29 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1.50 (gnu/linux)

Werner LEMBERG <address@hidden> writes:

>>> What's the reason that line breaks are by default forbidden if
>>> there is a broken beam crossing the bar line, and that you have to
>>> set the `breakable' flag manually to override it?
>>> BTW, it is very unpleasant that lilypond doesn't emit any kind of
>>> warning if it produces an overlong staff caused by that issue.  It
>>> silently accumulates unbreakable bars and happily walks out of the
>>> right margin.  I would consider this behaviour a bug.
>> +1.
>> (I've always felt this way, too.)
> Then let's drop the IMHO unfounded limitation of not breaking at beams
> crossing a barline.

Is there a way to slightly penalize it rather than prohibiting it
completely or being completely unconcerned?

David Kastrup

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