[ESS] Emacs 22 -- much less fontification ..

Stephen Eglen S.J.Eglen at damtp.cam.ac.uk
Fri Jun 15 19:23:06 CEST 2007

 > BTW: Just today, I've seen another bad example of fontification
 >      in a *.c file :
 >      A /* ......... */ region was 
 >      fontified as *string* - something I've never seen in earlier Emacsen.
 >   If you want to try: It's  starting at line 81 in
 >    https://svn.r-project.org/R-packages/trunk/Matrix/src/chm_common.c

Thanks for this Martin;  here's a short example in a C buffer that shows the bug:

 * Simple comment.

Deleting the 2nd star on the first line changes the font-lock from
string back to the correct comment class.  Will file a report.


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