[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: yank-and-indent

From: Michael Slass
Subject: Re: yank-and-indent
Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2002 21:29:06 GMT
User-agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.2

Alan Shutko <> writes:

>"Timur Aydin" <asdfweasdf@diowekfsdf.dersdre> writes:
>> In programming, very often a number of lines are killed, yanked to another
>> location and are reindented according to the new location. 
>Try this.  No idea where i got it.  Actually, looks like I got it
>;; automatically indenting yanked text if in programming-modes
>(defadvice yank (after indent-region activate)
>  (if (member major-mode '(emacs-lisp-mode
>                          c-mode c++-mode
>                          tcl-mode sql-mode
>                          perl-mode cperl-mode
>                          java-mode jde-mode
>                          LaTeX-mode TeX-mode))
>      (let ((transient-mark-mode nil))
>       (indent-region (region-beginning) (region-end) nil))))

This is better than my solution --- it uses the fact that yank sets
the point and mark around the yanked text, so you don't need the
chicanery I used.

I'm adding this to my .emacs right now.

Mike Slass

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]