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bug#4839: 23.1.50; *Buffer List* -- incorrect handling of multibyte char


From: Štěpán Němec
Subject: bug#4839: 23.1.50; *Buffer List* -- incorrect handling of multibyte characters?
Date: Mon, 2 Nov 2009 16:21:17 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-08-27)

On Mon, Nov 02, 2009 at 04:08:16AM -0500, Glenn Morris wrote:
> address@hidden wrote:
> 
> > Here is a part of my *Buffer List*:
> >
> >     desktop-menu.el      20228  Emacs-Lisp        
> > ~/.emacs.d/load/desktop-menu.el
> [...]
> >     面無人色.org         11681  Org               ~/Documents/ling/cn/面無人色.org
> >     xhc.org               1833  Org               
> > ~/Documents/ling/cn/xhc.org
> >     词典.org              2940  Org               ~/Documents/ling/cn/词典.org
> [...]
> > All the `Org' lines, with exception of `xhc.org', are misaligned.
> 
> When I copy and paste your buffer names, the issue seems to be that
> `string-width' returns an incorrect value (eg 13 when the buffer name
> actually seems to occupy 12). Although some of these characters seem
> to have a non-integer width on my system, so I don't see that it is
> possible to get this right. But it still looks more wrong than it
> should be (off by > 1 character).

Yes -- when I view your quotation from my mail above in Mutt, it's
aligned correctly, but as soon as I cut & paste it into an Emacs buffer,
it's misaligned again, the exact same way as displayed in the *Buffer List*...





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