Re: [jasspa] Document mode
- David Edwards wrote:
>Actually, I'm wondering the document modes were in the 00/01/26 release.
> Because I have moved machines a while ago I have not used jasspa for a
> while. I have copied the directories from my old computer to my new one
> (old=Win95, new=WinNT4). I've got just about everything working fine except
> for a couple of items. (MicroEmacs 00 - Date 00/01/26 - win32).
> When I used jasspa a lot last year jon etc were very helpful in getting me
> to understand the document mode, but as always if I leave something for a
> while, I always end up with problems :-)
I think I did most of this work in Feb/March and is most likely
supported in the Alpha release that is on the Jasspa site ??
Follow the comments below - if they do not work then switch to
>You need the magic header:-
> 1) I have a text file (notes.txt) when I open it it loads document mode
> with fill-col and ofill-col (??) set to 70 - no problem it's what I want. I
> have another text file (new1.txt), when I open it, it loads in document
> mode, but fill-col is set to 78 and ofill-col is set to 70. I want the
> fill col to be 70, but when I enter text, it is - of course - as per
> settings - at 78. This is frustrating.
> Why is it happening.
> -!- document; fill-column:70 -!-You could set the value of $fill-col to 70 in your start up file.
> Copyright 2000 Orb Systems Ltd.
> Created By : Jon Green
> Created : Tue Apr 18 17:11:08 2000
> Last Modified : <010228.1458>
set-variable $fill-col 70
Then all text will wrap at 70. I would advocate the magic
>What do you sections look like ?? As follows I hope !!
> 2) When I enter a number of paragraphs with bullets (1.; 1.1; 1.1.1. etc)
> the fill process (esc q) is aligning everything on the first bullet. What
> am I doing wrong?
1.1 Section one dot one
1.1.1 Section one dot one dot one
Some more text
1.1.2 Section one dot one dot two
Some more text
* This is actually a bullet.
* This is another bullet.
> Thanks for any replies.
> Dave E.
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