[Newbies] Is there a preference setting to block automatic parentheses?

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Sat Feb 21 22:04:41 UTC 2015

> On 20.02.2015, at 17:29, Levente Uzonyi <leves at elte.hu> wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Feb 2015, David T. Lewis wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 20, 2015 at 02:02:07PM -0800, Kirk Fraser wrote:
>>> The automatic supply of the right parenthesis when a left parenthesis is
>>> typed appears to cost me more time in deleting the extra than it saves in
>>> the more rare events when I can use the feature.  How can I safely stop it
>>> for all the p, brackets, and curly braces?  Thanks.
>> Yes, there is a preference. Look in category "Morphic" and disable the
>> "Auto Enclose" preference.
>> Some people like this preference a lot. Others think it is horrible.
> This implmenentation is not the best. The one in E/OCompletion is better.

I love the feature (in other editors), but hate its current behavior.  If that one is better, why don't we use that?

- Bert -

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