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Bug #5670

Emacs ruby-mode syntax highlighting issue

Added by Quintus (Marvin G├╝lker) about 6 years ago. Updated about 5 years ago.

Status:
Third Party's Issue
Priority:
Normal
Target version:
-
ruby -v:
ruby 1.9.3p0 (2011-10-30 revision 33570) [x86_64-linux]
[ruby-core:41298]

Description

Hi there,

I'm using Emacs and ruby-mode for editing my Ruby files. ruby-mode, however, doesn't know about the % literals. The following code doesn't get the syntax highlighting I'd expect from it:

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Should be highlighted as a regular expression, breaks indentation:

regex = %r

Should be highlighted as a symbol:

symbol = %s|This is a symbol|

Should be highlighted as a string:

str = %q{This is a string}

Should be highlighted as a string:

str = %{This is a string}

Should be highlighted somehow, but isn't:

ary = %w[item1 item2 item3]

Should be highlighted as a symbol (not string), sometimes

breaks indentation

symbol = :"this is a symbol"

I've been told ruby-mode has been written by Matz and therefore I should file a bug here (see http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-talk/390526 ). If that's wrong, please tell me where else to report this.

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$ emacs --version
GNU Emacs 23.3.1
Copyright (C) 2011 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
GNU Emacs comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
You may redistribute copies of Emacs
under the terms of the GNU General Public License.

For more information about these matters, see the file named COPYING.

Valete,
Marvin


Related issues

Related to Ruby trunk - Feature #6823: Where/how should ruby-mode issues be reported?Assigned

History

#1 [ruby-core:43219] Updated by ko1 (Koichi Sasada) almost 6 years ago

  • Assignee set to nobu (Nobuyoshi Nakada)

#2 Updated by shyouhei (Shyouhei Urabe) over 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Assigned

#5 Updated by nobu (Nobuyoshi Nakada) about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Assigned to Third Party's Issue

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