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bug#4920: 23.1; (check-parens) problem with bash script case items unbal
bug#4920: 23.1; (check-parens) problem with bash script case items unbalanced close paren
Sat, 14 Nov 2009 13:11:10 -0500
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1.50 (gnu/linux)
>> Running (check-parens) fails on a bash script with case statements in
>> because of the unmatched close ")". Would it be possible to fix this,
>> or tell me how to work around it?
> I can't reproduce this: `M-x check-parens RET' on the following file
> signals no error. Please provice a more detailed bug report.
> case "$SYSNAME" in
Those parentheses get a syntax-table property applied by
font-lock-syntactic-keywords, which means that the behavior will be
(hopefully) correct for the visible part of the text, and maybe for all
the text before that, but not necessarily for the text after window-end.