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bug#24710: 26.0.50; Feature request: Replace double quotes in electric-q
bug#24710: 26.0.50; Feature request: Replace double quotes in electric-quote-mode
Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:01:05 +0000
Paul Eggert <address@hidden
> schrieb am Fr., 14. Juli 2017 um 14:49 Uhr:
> Currently electric-quote-mode only replaces ' and `. I propose that
> it also replace " with a left double quote after spaces, newlines, and
> open parentheses, and with a right double quote after alphanumerics and
> other punctuation.
This sounds reasonable, though I suppose it should be controlled by an option,
since some people may prefer the current behavior where `` and '' are the only
convenient ways to get curved double quotes.
Also, shouldn't it always replace " with a curved quote of one flavor of the
other? I'm puzzled as to why one would want " to stay straight, when the option
OK, here's a patch.
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