Commit 0244c17a authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris
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Tweak page breaks in doc/emacs/buffers.texi

* doc/emacs/buffers.texi (Buffers, Kill Buffer, Several Buffers)
(Indirect Buffers): Tweak line- and page-breaks.
parent 187c4f85
2012-05-03 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* buffers.texi (Buffers, Kill Buffer, Several Buffers)
(Indirect Buffers): Tweak line- and page-breaks.
* fixit.texi (Fixit, Undo): Reword to improve page-breaks.
2012-05-01 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
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......@@ -46,7 +46,7 @@ This is because Emacs tracks buffer positions using that data type.
For typical 64-bit machines, this maximum buffer size is @math{2^61 -
2} bytes, or about 2 EiB. For typical 32-bit machines, the maximum is
usually @math{2^29 - 2} bytes, or about 512 MiB. Buffer sizes are
also limited by the amount of memory present in the system.
also limited by the amount of memory in the system.
@menu
* Select Buffer:: Creating a new buffer or reselecting an old one.
......@@ -326,8 +326,8 @@ for a mere hour.
@cindex Midnight mode
@vindex midnight-mode
@vindex midnight-hook
You can also have this buffer purging done for you, every day at
midnight, by enabling Midnight mode. Midnight mode operates each day
You can also have this buffer purging done for you, once a day,
by enabling Midnight mode. Midnight mode operates each day
at midnight; at that time, it runs @code{clean-buffer-list}, or
whichever functions you have placed in the normal hook
@code{midnight-hook} (@pxref{Hooks}). To enable Midnight mode, use
......@@ -361,7 +361,7 @@ the buffer menu in another window, and selects that window.
The buffer menu is a read-only buffer, and can be changed only
through the special commands described in this section. The usual
Emacs cursor motion commands can be used in this buffer. The
cursor motion commands can be used in this buffer. The
following commands apply to the buffer described on the current line:
@table @kbd
......@@ -476,13 +476,13 @@ Auto Revert mode applies to the @file{*Buffer List*} buffer only if
An @dfn{indirect buffer} shares the text of some other buffer, which
is called the @dfn{base buffer} of the indirect buffer. In some ways it
is the analogue, for buffers, of a symbolic link between files.
is a buffer analogue of a symbolic link between files.
@table @kbd
@findex make-indirect-buffer
@item M-x make-indirect-buffer @key{RET} @var{base-buffer} @key{RET} @var{indirect-name} @key{RET}
Create an indirect buffer named @var{indirect-name} whose base buffer
is @var{base-buffer}.
Create an indirect buffer named @var{indirect-name} with base buffer
@var{base-buffer}.
@findex clone-indirect-buffer
@item M-x clone-indirect-buffer @key{RET}
Create an indirect buffer that is a twin copy of the current buffer.
......@@ -520,10 +520,9 @@ buffer in another window. These functions run the hook
@code{clone-indirect-buffer-hook} after creating the indirect buffer.
The more general way to make an indirect buffer is with the command
@kbd{M-x make-indirect-buffer}. It creates an indirect buffer from
buffer @var{base-buffer}, under the name @var{indirect-name}. It
prompts for both @var{base-buffer} and @var{indirect-name} using the
minibuffer.
@kbd{M-x make-indirect-buffer}. It creates an indirect buffer
named @var{indirect-name} from a buffer @var{base-buffer}, prompting for
both using the minibuffer.
@node Buffer Convenience
@section Convenience Features and Customization of Buffer Handling
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