Commit 51fd4a01 authored by Dmitry Gutov's avatar Dmitry Gutov
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Adhere closer to the "implicit tag name" definition

* lisp/progmodes/etags.el (etags-tags-completion-table):
Adhere closer to the "implicit tag name" definition.  Simplify
the regexp.  Search for the explicit tag name first, and when
not found, search locally for the implicit one.  (Bug#21934)
parent 702d76db
......@@ -1260,24 +1260,21 @@ buffer-local values of tags table format variables."
(point-min) (point-max))))
(goto-char (point-min))
;; This monster regexp matches an etags tag line.
;; \1 is the string to match;
;; \2 is not interesting;
;; \3 is the guessed tag name; XXX guess should be better eg DEFUN
;; \4 is not interesting;
;; \5 is the explicitly-specified tag name.
;; \6 is the line to start searching at;
;; \7 is the char to start searching at.
;; This regexp matches an explicit tag name or the place where
;; it would start.
(while (re-search-forward
"[\f\t\n\r()=,; ]?\177\\\(?:\\([^\n\001]+\\)\001\\)?"
nil t)
(push (prog1 (if (match-beginning 5)
(push (prog1 (if (match-beginning 1)
;; There is an explicit tag name.
(buffer-substring (match-beginning 5) (match-end 5))
;; No explicit tag name. Best guess.
(buffer-substring (match-beginning 3) (match-end 3)))
(buffer-substring (match-beginning 1) (match-end 1))
;; No explicit tag name. Backtrack a little,
;; and look for the implicit one.
(goto-char (match-beginning 0))
(skip-chars-backward "^\f\t\n\r()=,; ")
(buffer-substring (point) (match-beginning 0))
(goto-char (match-end 0))))
(progress-reporter-update progress-reporter (point)))
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