[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Shortcut for \repeat unfold

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: Shortcut for \repeat unfold
Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 16:37:02 +0000 (UTC)

>> And I think it would be nice to have an even more natural variant
>> for that; I think it's reasonable to provide & show/recommend
>> convenient solutions for standard tasks (rather than say "you can
>> define your own abbreviation here if you know how to do so") - for
>> example,
>> \*2 ""    or    \x2 ""
>> which would be my favourite.
> Perhaps the LilyPond syntax might be tweaked so that identifiers
> starting with a UTF-8 multi-byte (high bit set) character do not
> need the backslash.  Then simply ×2 would look good.

This reminds me of TeX's 'active characters'.  I think we shouldn't go
this route.  IMHO, a command should always be introduced with a


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]