On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 12:33 AM, Liviu Andronic <landronim...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:26 PM, Steve Litt <sl...@troubleshooters.com> 
> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I'm now labelling all 57 chapters of my new book, and what a PITA!
>>
>> First of all, there's no hotkey -- I have to do Insert->Label on every one.
>>
> At least for this you can easily define a custom shortcut. See the
> docs (Customization and Functions, I think).
>
>
>> But even worse, the label defaults to the first three words, and often the
>> first word is "The". Is there a way to have the label default to the first
>> five words?
>>
> I have no idea, but this might be hardcoded. You have always the
> option to change it in the sources and rebuild it for you needs.
> Otherwise perhaps file a bug report.

Yes - I would suggest to file a feature request, that the naming of
the label is based on some variables ($W1 = first word, ...$W10) and
some kind of regular expression? This would make customisation much
easier.

Rainer

>
> Cheers
> Liviu
>
>
>> Or, perhaps give us a way to highlight the entire title and have
>> that govern the label? Right now highlighting is no different from putting 
>> the
>> cursor at the start, except that highlighting increases the risk of erasing
>> the highlighted text.
>>
>> I think that label insertion is common enough that it should be a fast
>> process, and people's priorities differ enough that the default number of
>> words should be changeable.
>>
>> SteveT
>>
>> Steve Litt
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>>
>>
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