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From: "Berry, Charles" via "General discussions about Org-mode." <>
To: Magnus Therning <>
Cc: Emacs Org Mode mailing list <>
Subject: Re: Using a code block as input to another code block
Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2020 17:26:08 +0000
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>


> On Nov 21, 2020, at 2:30 PM, Magnus Therning <> wrote:
> I know I can use an example block (literal example) as input to a code
> block, but I haven't found a way to fontify examples. Since my input is
> code (JSON, and various programming languages) I would really like to
> have that, as well as the language's mode when editing by using
> ~org-edit-source-code~.
> A code block gives me fontification, but I haven't found a way to pass a
> code block as is to another code block.
> For instance, something like this:
> #+name: code-input
> #+begin_src C
> #include <foo.h>
> #+end_src
> #+begin_src bash :var input=input :results verbatim
> cat <<EOF | cpp
> ${input}
> #+end_src

Sounds like you want the :noweb header and code chunks, viz.
#+begin_src bash :noweb yes :results verbatim
cat <<EOF | cpp




  reply	other threads:[~2020-11-22 17:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-11-21 22:30 Magnus Therning
2020-11-22 17:26 ` Berry, Charles via General discussions about Org-mode. [this message]
2020-11-23 11:39   ` Magnus Therning
2020-11-22 21:50 ` Mike Gauland

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