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Re: setting punctuation mode globally does not seem to stick

This has always been a bit messier than I like. I believe that on
my laptop where I use outloud, I have the tts rate set *after*
all of emacs has started.

>>>>> "Robert" == Robert D Crawford <rdc1x@comcast.net> writes:
    Robert> having this problem gave me a good excuse to do some
    Robert> simplification I have been intending for a while.  I
    Robert> have moved everything into my .emacs file and stopped
    Robert> using the emacspeak script to start.  I have now
    Robert> started having a new problem.
    Robert> The outloud does not seem to honor the
    Robert> outloud-default-speech-rate.  Either that, or the
    Robert> outloud starts before the variable is set.  When
    Robert> emacs starts, the speech is rather slow, as if the
    Robert> variable is not set.  If, after startup I check the
    Robert> value, it is 92 as it should be.  I did have this set
    Robert> at the top of the .emacs file, right after doing the
    Robert> load-file on the emacspeak-setup.el file and have set
    Robert> it with custom with no change in behavior.
    Robert> If I issue tts-restart, everything speeds up as it
    Robert> should.  The same is true if I do C-e d r.
    Robert> Concerning the punctuation mode, should I add to the
    Robert> startup hooks for gnus and message a call to set the
    Robert> punctuation mode?  I don't remember having this
    Robert> problem before.
    Robert> Thanks, rdc
    Robert> "Robert D. Crawford" <rdc1x@comcast.net> writes:
    >> Hello everyone,
    >> Does anyone else seem to be having this problem?  I am not
    >> sure how I am getting here, but punctuation mode seems, in
    >> gnus buffers, to be changed to 'all'.  This is not
    >> unusual, as it seems to happen most often after changing
    >> to a buffer that has its punctuation mode set to all, such
    >> as shell buffers and buffers in php-mode.  The problem is
    >> that the way I normally fix this is to issue C-u C-e d r
    >> and set the punctuation mode to some globally.  Now, if I
    >> do this, it seems to be that way for the buffers that I
    >> have currently open, but not for buffers that get re-made
    >> such as the summary buffer and the article buffer,
    >> Has anyone seen this before, and if so, is there any fix?
    >> Here is my version information:
    >> GNU Emacs (i686-pc-linux-gnu, X toolkit, Xaw3d
    >> scroll bars) of 2006-12-03 on t40
    >> and my emacspeak version is 24.0 rev.4271m
    >> I have not upgraded either one in several days (maybe
    >> weeks, I cannot remember).
    >> Thanks, rdc
    Robert> -- Robert D. Crawford rdc1x@comcast.net
    Robert> Blessed are they who Go Around in Circles, for they
    Robert> Shall be Known as Wheels.
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