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Re: [AUCTeX] New release on Friday?

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: [AUCTeX] New release on Friday?
Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2015 13:48:06 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.0.50 (gnu/linux)

David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:

> Mosè Giordano <address@hidden> writes:
>> 2015-11-04 11:13 GMT+01:00 David Kastrup <address@hidden>:
>>> Mosè Giordano <address@hidden> writes:
>>>> 2015-11-04 10:27 GMT+01:00 Uwe Siart <address@hidden>:
>>>>> On 4 Nov 2015 at 10:07, Mosè Giordano wrote:
>>>>>> any objection against releasing a new version of AUCTeX by the end of
>>>>>> this week, for example on Friday?  AUCTeX 11.88.9 has been released to
>>>>>> ELPA two weeks ago and no one lamented havoc so far.
>>>>> No objection from me as a (frenetic) user :-) I saw lots of beneficial
>>>>> enhancements in the changelog and I'll be very pleased about 11.89.
>>>>> PS: No problems here with 11.88.9 (except the default of
>>>>> LaTeX-fill-break-at-separators, which has been changed, I think).
>>>> Yes, now the default is nil.
>>> What was the rationale for that change?  preview-latex looks rather bad
>>> when line breaks are put into math rather than outside.  And breaking
>>> inline math across lines gratuitously does not help legibility either.
>>> So I'd be interested in the rationale: the whole
>>> LaTeX-fill-break-at-separators machinery was created because there was a
>>> need for it in order to have documents maintain well under filling.  So
>>> it seems weird to disable it by default, making it mostly accessible to
>>> experts (namely avid manual readers and customizers) rather than people
>>> who prefer to have things "just work" out of the box.
>> There was a thread in [AUCTeX] mailling list, "11.88.9 and
>> fill-paragraph oddness".
> Seriously?  There is a bug report for new Emacs versions' fill
> functionality, and the reaction is to just disable the functionality
> rather than address the problem?  Without any discussion?
> LaTeX-fill-break-at-separators is a variable defined in ‘latex.el’.
> Its value is ({ } \\\( \\\) \\\[ \\\])
> Original value was nil
> Documentation:
> List of separators before or after which respectively a line
> break will be inserted if they do not fit into one line.
> You can customize this variable.
> [back]
> So the "if they do not fit into one line" condition obviously broke for
> some reason, and rather than even try figuring out what happened, the
> functionality just gets squashed?

Let me guess.

commit 1f116b8499a0bd6081a473fb53dbf49ba49514cb
Author: Tassilo Horn <address@hidden>
Date:   Fri Oct 9 07:54:51 2015 +0200

    Fill $...$ like \(...\) (bug#21645)
    * latex.el (LaTeX-fill-move-to-break-point): Fill $...$ like
    \(...\) (bug#21645)

David Kastrup

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