[Ilugc] adding brackets in emacs
vijaykumar at bravegnu.org
Sat Nov 10 10:08:56 IST 2007
Kenneth Gonsalves wrote:
> a common task is adding strings for i18n. Say I have a string -
> mystring. I need to mark it like so:
> _("mystring"). What I want to do is: select the string and press a key
> so it will mark it. How is this done in emacs?
The following elisp function will mark the string under cursor with
_(...). It will not work for one special case in which there is a double
quotes within the string.
(defun mark-i18n ()
Put this definition in your .emacs and bind the function to the key of
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