Commit 0d9e1826 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii
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One more minor update of the Emacs manual for 19th printing

* doc/emacs/back.texi:
* doc/emacs/book-spine.texi:
* doc/emacs/emacs.texi: Last round of minor copyedits for 19th ed.
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@quotation
GNU Emacs is much @strong{more than a text editor}; over the years, it
has expanded to become @strong{an entire workflow environment},
GNU Emacs is much @strong{more than a text editor;} over the years, it
has expanded to become @strong{an entire workflow environment,}
impressing programmers with its integrated debugging and
project-management features. It is also a multi-lingual word
processor, can handle all your email and Usenet news needs, display
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@itemize @bullet
@item
Special editing modes for @strong{27 programming languages}, including C,
Special editing modes for @strong{27 programming languages,} including C,
C@t{++}, Fortran, Java, JavaScript, Lisp, Objective C, Pascal, Perl,
and Scheme.
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systems.
@item
Support for typing and displaying in @strong{60 non-English languages},
Support for typing and displaying in @strong{60 non-English languages,}
including Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Hebrew, Hindi, Japanese, Korean,
Russian, Vietnamese, and all Western European languages.
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@strong{Compile} and @strong{debug} from inside Emacs.
@item
Maintain program @strong{ChangeLogs}.
Maintain program @strong{ChangeLogs.}
@item
Flag, move, and delete files and sub-directories recursively
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@end itemize
@end itemize
And when you tire of all the work you can accomplish with it, Emacs
contains games to play.
Emacs comes with an introductory online tutorial available in many
languages, and this manual picks up where that tutorial ends. It
explains the full range of the power of Emacs, now up to @strong{version
27.2}, and contains reference material useful to expert users. It
also includes appendices with specific material about X and GTK
resources, and with details for users of macOS and Microsoft Windows.
languages, and this nineteenth edition of the manual picks up where
that tutorial ends. It explains the full range of the power of Emacs,
now up to @strong[version 27.2,} and contains reference material
useful to expert users. It also includes appendices with specific
material about X and GTK resources, and with details for users of
macOS and Microsoft Windows.
Appendices are included, with specific material about X and GTK
resources, and with details for users of Macintosh and Microsoft OS.
And when you tire of all the work you can accomplish with it, Emacs
contains games to play.
@strong{About the original and principal Author:}
@strong{About the original and principal author:}
Richard M.@: Stallman developed the first Emacs in 1975 and wrote GNU
Richard M.@: Stallman developed the first Emacs in 1976 and wrote GNU
Emacs in 1984/85. He has received the ACM Grace Hopper Award, a
MacArthur Foundation fellowship, the Electronic Frontier Foundation's
Pioneer award, and the Takeda Award for Social/Economic Betterment, as
well as several honorary doctorates.
Pioneer award, the Takeda Award for Social/Economic Betterment, and
the ACM Software and System Award, as well as several doctorates
honoris causa.
@end quotation
@hfil
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@center @titlefont{GNU Emacs Manual}
@sp 5
@center @value{EDITION} Edition, for Emacs Version @value{EMACSVER}
@center @value{EDITION} edition, for Emacs Version @value{EMACSVER}
@sp 5
@center by Richard M.@: Stallman et al.
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ISBN 978-0-9831592-8-5
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Cover art by Etienne Suvasa; cover design by Matt Lee.
Cover art by Etienne Suvasa; cover design by FSF staff.
@end titlepage
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