Nicolas Goaziou <m...@nicolasgoaziou.fr> writes:
>> Here’s a quick-and-dirty "mockup" in Emacs 25.1. It doesn’t work
>> properly, obviously, but try to move the cursor from left-to-right to get
>> a taste of what it could be like. Of course, the behavior could be
>> tweaked, e.g. characters displayed etc...
>> (setq prettify-symbols-alist
>> . " ")
>> ("]]" . " "))
>> prettify-symbols-unprettify-at-point 'right-edge)
>> (insert "\ntext before
>> description]] text after\n"))
> Thank you. However, if I eval this in an Org buffer, the new line is
> properly inserted but nothing happens when point goes past the link.
> Am I missing something?
> Also, it doesn't seem to understand Org syntax, i.e., any "]]" would be
> prettified, even if they do not belong to an Org link.
No, I meant for it eval in the *scratch* buffer. It merely shows how it
might look with a similar mechanism to prettify-symbols-mode. Of course,
it lacks all care to details that would make it nice.
I suspect it would suffers from the jumping that Nick, and I guess you as
well, was advocating against...
Here’s a recording of my screen:
(I hope the site isn’t annoying; it works fine in Fx with uBlock and I
tried in the chromium as well w/o any ad-blocking).
And when I’m finished thinking, I have to die a lot