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org 8.0 and the export dispatcher



See how this is handled   in the support for magit. 


>>>>> "Bart" == Bart Bunting <bart@bunting.net.au> writes:
    Bart> Good morning,
    Bart> 
    Bart> As some of you may be aware org-mode 8.0 has been
    Bart> released.
    Bart> 
    Bart> One of the major improvements in org 8.0 is a totally
    Bart> rewritten export framework.
    Bart> 
    Bart> I have been trying to figure out how to deal with the
    Bart> new export dispatcher with emacspeak. So far no luck.
    Bart> 
    Bart> What appears to be happening is the dispatcher (entered
    Bart> with org-export-dispatch) calls a function to create an
    Bart> interactive menu for setting export options
    Bart> org-export--dispatch-ui.
    Bart> 
    Bart> a list of key choices and help lines are displayed in a
    Bart> help window and keystrokes are read interactively
    Bart> allowing multiple options to be toggled or chosen.
    Bart> 
    Bart> I can't get my head around how to deal with this sort
    Bart> of situation using emacspeak.
    Bart> 
    Bart> I'm not sure even what the approach should be?
    Bart> 
    Bart> I'm thinking that either somehow getting emacspeak to
    Bart> read the help window or allowing interactive
    Bart> exploration of the available options. As there is quite
    Bart> a bit of detail in the help, it feels like it would be
    Bart> too much to just have it read in one chunk. An ability
    Bart> to review would be best I think.
    Bart> 
    Bart> There is also an export mode where no help text is
    Bart> shown and the currently selected options are displayed
    Bart> in a cryptic form in the prompt. Perhaps this offers
    Bart> some possibilities.
    Bart> 
    Bart> 
    Bart> I guess my questions are two fold.
    Bart> 
    Bart> What is the appropriate way of dealing with this
    Bart> interaction in an abstract sense? And can anyone offer
    Bart> any specific coding assistance / advice for this
    Bart> particular situation?
    Bart> 
    Bart> Kind regards Bart
    Bart> 
    Bart> Kind regards
    Bart> 
    Bart> Bart
    Bart> 
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Best Regards,
--raman

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