emacs / lisp / case-table.el

;;; case-table.el ---code to extend the character set and support case tables.

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;; Author: Howard Gayle
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;;; Code:

(defun describe-buffer-case-table ()
  "Describe the case table of the current buffer."
  (let ((vector (make-vector 256 nil))
	(case-table (current-case-table))
	(i 0))
    (while (< i 256)
      (aset vector i 
	    (cond ((/= ch (downcase ch))
		   (concat "uppercase, matches "
			   (text-char-description (downcase ch))))
		  ((/= ch (upcase ch))
		   (concat "lowercase, matches "
			   (text-char-description (upcase ch))))
		  (t "case-invariant")))
      (setq i (1+ i)))
    (with-output-to-temp-buffer "*Help*"
      (describe-vector vector))))

(defun set-case-syntax-delims (l r string)
  "Make characters L and R a matching pair of non-case-converting delimiters.
Sets the entries for L and R in STRING, which is a downcasing table.
Also modifies `standard-syntax-table', and `text-mode-syntax-table' to
indicate left and right delimiters."
  (aset string l l)
  (aset string r r)
  (modify-syntax-entry l (concat "(" (char-to-string r) "  ")
  (modify-syntax-entry l (concat "(" (char-to-string r) "  ")
  (modify-syntax-entry r (concat ")" (char-to-string l) "  ")
  (modify-syntax-entry r (concat ")" (char-to-string l) "  ")

(defun set-case-syntax-pair (uc lc string)
  "Make characters UC and LC a pair of inter-case-converting letters.
Sets the entries for characters UC and LC in STRING, which is a downcasing table.
Also modify `standard-syntax-table' and `text-mode-syntax-table' to indicate an
(uppercase, lowercase) pair of letters."
  (aset string uc lc)
  (aset (car (cdr (standard-case-table))) lc uc)
  (modify-syntax-entry lc "w   " (standard-syntax-table))
  (modify-syntax-entry lc "w   " text-mode-syntax-table)
  (modify-syntax-entry uc "w   " (standard-syntax-table))
  (modify-syntax-entry uc "w   " text-mode-syntax-table))

(defun set-case-syntax (c syntax string)
  "Make characters C case-invariant with syntax SYNTAX.
Sets the entries for character C in STRING, which is the downcasing table.
Also modify `standard-syntax-table' and `text-mode-syntax-table'.
SYNTAX should be \" \", \"w\", \".\" or \"_\"."
  (aset string c c)
  (modify-syntax-entry c syntax (standard-syntax-table))
  (modify-syntax-entry c syntax text-mode-syntax-table))

(provide 'case-table)

;;; case-table.el ends here