Re: input method for unicode math characters
Roland Winkler <winkler <at> gnu.org>
2011-10-01 16:16:59 GMT
On Sat Oct 1 2011 Stefan Monnier wrote:
> >> There's C-x 8 RET. For instance C-x 8 RET double integral produces .
> > Thanks, well, the problem with this is that one needs to know these names.
> You can use completion to find it. I personally find that substring
> completion is very useful for it, so I have
> (when (boundp 'completion-category-overrides)
> (add-to-list 'completion-category-overrides
> '(unicode-name (styles basic substring))))
Thanks, I'll give it a try.
> I don't find the echo area guidance very useful for TeX, indeed,
> but it's not like the guidance bothers me: I just ignore it. This
> said, it would be good to improve it for such circumstances
I'd appreciate that!
There are things popping up in the message area that I do not want
to ignore. And there are other things that one can ignore without a
problem. Yet I only know which category a message belongs to if I do
pay some attention to what is happening in the message area. So the
bottom line is that too often one can get distracted for nothing.