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Re: Basic emacs lisp question


From: Phillip Lord
Subject: Re: Basic emacs lisp question
Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:45:41 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3 (gnu/linux)

Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> writes:

>>   (let ((a (thing-at-point 'word)))
>>     (message a)))
>
> And if the word at point includes % you'll get an error.
> *Always* pass a format string to `message':
>
>    (message "%s" (thing-at-point 'word))))


I *think* (thing-at-point 'word) doesn't normally return a %, at least
not from .signature, so I'm in the clear!

But, generally, yes, it's a good call.

Phil




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