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Re: Overlay mechanic improvements

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: Overlay mechanic improvements
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:14:50 +0200
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Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> writes:

>> Why aren't text properties right for [preview-latex]?
> There are various things which are difficult to do with text-properties.
> E.g. the lack of after/before_string is the most obvious difference.

Uh, that too.  preview-latex makes use of them as well for several
things.  Supporting after/before_string with text properties would be
really weird as inserting text in the middle of some text with the
respective properties would cause those strings to appear ex nihilo.

David Kastrup

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