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This package highlights matching parens (or whole sexps) for easier editing of source code, particularly lisp source code.
paren-highlight hook function runs after each command and checks
to see if the cursor is at a parenthesis. If so, then it highlights, in one
of several ways, the matching parenthesis.
Priority is given to matching parentheses right before the cursor because
that's what makes sense when you're typing a lot of closed parentheses. This
is especially intuitive if you frequently use
backward-sexp (M-C-b) to maneuver around in
Different faces are used for matching and mismatching parens so that it is easier to see mistakes as you type them. Audible feedback is optional.
If a (mis)matching paren is offscreen, then a message is sent to the modeline.
sexp, entire S-expressions are highlighted
instead of just matching parens.
To configure this package, type:
M-x customize-group RET paren-matching RET
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