[slime-devel] Why are column 1 `(' highlighted in #| ... |# blocks?

Stas Boukarev stassats at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 14:23:54 UTC 2009

Mirko Vukovic <mirko.vukovic at gmail.com> writes:

> Hello,
> In the #| ... |# comment blocks, opening parenthesis in column 1 (first column) are highlighted in red.
> What is the reason for that?
Slime has nothing to do with it, that's how emacs parses lisp files,
that is, not very well. So it highlights ( in the comments and
docstrings, because it may break some operations on the source
code. Escaping it will help.

With best regards, Stas.

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