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;;; helm-font --- Font and ucs selection for Helm
;; Copyright (C) 2012 Thierry Volpiatto <>
;; This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
;; it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
;; the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
;; (at your option) any later version.
;; This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
;; but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
;; GNU General Public License for more details.
;; You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
;; along with this program. If not, see <>.
;;; Code:
(eval-when-compile (require 'cl))
(require 'helm)
(defvar helm-c-ucs-map
(let ((map (make-sparse-keymap)))
(set-keymap-parent map helm-map)
(define-key map (kbd "<C-backspace>") 'helm-c-ucs-persistent-delete)
(define-key map (kbd "<C-left>") 'helm-c-ucs-persistent-backward)
(define-key map (kbd "<C-right>") 'helm-c-ucs-persistent-forward)
(define-key map (kbd "<C-return>") 'helm-c-ucs-persistent-insert)
(define-key map (kbd "C-c ?") 'helm-c-ucs-help)
"Keymap for `helm-ucs'.")
;;; Xfont selection
(defun helm-c-persistent-xfont-action (elm)
"Show current font temporarily"
(let ((current-font (cdr (assoc 'font (frame-parameters))))
(default-font elm))
(progn (set-frame-font default-font 'keep-size) (sit-for 2))
(set-frame-font current-font))))
(defvar helm-c-xfonts-cache nil)
(defvar helm-c-source-xfonts
'((name . "X Fonts")
(init . (lambda ()
(unless helm-c-xfonts-cache
(setq helm-c-xfonts-cache
(x-list-fonts "*")))))
(candidates . helm-c-xfonts-cache)
(action . (("Copy to kill ring" . (lambda (elm)
(kill-new elm)))
("Set Font" . (lambda (elm)
(kill-new elm)
(set-frame-font elm 'keep-size)
(message "New font have been copied to kill ring")))))
(persistent-action . helm-c-persistent-xfont-action)
(persistent-help . "Switch to this font temporarily")))
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(defvar helm-c-ucs-max-len 0)
(defun helm-c-calculate-ucs-max-len ()
"Calculate the length of longest `ucs-names' candidate."
(loop with count = 0
for (n . v) in (ucs-names)
for len = (length n)
if (> len count)
do (setq count len)
finally return count))
(defun helm-c-ucs-init ()
"Initialize an helm buffer with ucs symbols.
Only math* symbols are collected."
(unless (> helm-c-ucs-max-len 0)
(setq helm-c-ucs-max-len
(with-current-buffer (helm-candidate-buffer
(get-buffer-create "*helm ucs*"))
;; `ucs-names' fn will not run again, data is cached in
;; var `ucs-names'.
(loop for (n . v) in (ucs-names)
for len = (length n)
for diff = (+ (- helm-c-ucs-max-len len) 2)
unless (string= "" n)
do (progn (insert (concat
n ":"
diff ? )))
(if (fboundp 'ucs-insert)
(ucs-insert v)
;; call `insert-char' with nil nil
;; to shutup byte compiler in 24.1.
(insert-char v nil nil))
(insert "\n")))))
(defun helm-c-ucs-forward-char (candidate)
(forward-char 1)))
(defun helm-c-ucs-backward-char (candidate)
(forward-char -1)))
(defun helm-c-ucs-delete-backward (candidate)
(delete-char -1)))
(defun helm-c-ucs-insert-char (candidate)
" " ""
(cadr (split-string candidate ":"))))))
(defun helm-c-ucs-persistent-insert ()
(helm-attrset 'action-insert 'helm-c-ucs-insert-char)
(helm-execute-persistent-action 'action-insert))
(defun helm-c-ucs-persistent-forward ()
(helm-attrset 'action-forward 'helm-c-ucs-forward-char)
(helm-execute-persistent-action 'action-forward))
(defun helm-c-ucs-persistent-backward ()
(helm-attrset 'action-back 'helm-c-ucs-backward-char)
(helm-execute-persistent-action 'action-back))
(defun helm-c-ucs-persistent-delete ()
(helm-attrset 'action-delete 'helm-c-ucs-delete-backward)
(helm-execute-persistent-action 'action-delete))
(defvar helm-c-source-ucs
'((name . "Ucs names")
(init . helm-c-ucs-init)
(candidate-number-limit . 9999)
(mode-line . helm-c-ucs-mode-line-string)
(action . (("Insert" . helm-c-ucs-insert-char)
("Forward char" . helm-c-ucs-forward-char)
("Backward char" . helm-c-ucs-backward-char)
("Delete char backward" . helm-c-ucs-delete-backward))))
"Source for collecting `ucs-names' math symbols.")
(defun helm-select-xfont ()
"Preconfigured `helm' to select Xfont."
(helm-other-buffer 'helm-c-source-xfonts "*helm select* xfont"))
(defun helm-ucs ()
"Preconfigured helm for `ucs-names' math symbols."
(helm :sources 'helm-c-source-ucs
:keymap helm-c-ucs-map))
(provide 'helm-font)
;; Local Variables:
;; byte-compile-warnings: (not cl-functions obsolete)
;; coding: utf-8
;; indent-tabs-mode: nil
;; byte-compile-dynamic: t
;; End:
;;; helm-font.el ends here
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