[duxhelp] Re: [folds] code

  • From: "Don Breda" <support@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2006 09:46:46 -0500

Mike, although I love the configurability  of the folds code as you put forth, 
I think it has made a very simple concept and code very complicated. If we find 
that the default behavior is what most users want then I guess it is not a 
problem but it sure has gotten complicated and the documentation for this code 
you propose must be made much clearer and have more examples in its final form.


On Tue, 28 Mar 2006 17:06:47 -0500, Mike Gorse wrote:

>I propose making the following changes to the operation of the [folds] code:

>- The code will, by default, automatically try to place folds evenly 
>throughout a page.  For a 25-line document, fold lines will be placed on 
>lines 8 and 17.

>- If numeric parameters are specified beyond the existing two, then they 
>will specify the lines on which the folds should occur.  If the second 
>parameter is 2, indicating that there should be two fold lines for each 
>fold, then optional following parameters will specify the first line of each 
>fold.  If [folds2:1:9:18] is inserted, then folds will be inserted on lines 
>9 and 18.


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