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Re: `insert' deactivates active region
>>>>> In [emacs-w3m : No.08280] Stefan Monnier wrote:
> The way Emacs detects when to deactivate the mark is by making all
> buffer-modifying functions set the deactivate-mark variable. This variable
> is not buffer-local so a modification in one buffer can (incorrectly)
> deactivate the mark in another, as in your example.
> Until this is fixed, the typical workaround is to wrap your buffer
> modification in (let (deactivate-mark) ...).
Now I've just done so in the emacs-w3m CVS repository. Thank you.