Commit 13a83f05 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii

Fix bug #17532 with unclear docs of setting frame's font.

 lisp/frame.el (set-frame-font): Doc fix.
 lisp/menu-bar.el (menu-set-font): Doc fix.

 doc/emacs/frames.texi (Fonts): Clarify which frames are affected by
 setting font from the menu and in default-frame-alist.
parent 5e2e0fa4
2014-05-21 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
* frames.texi (Fonts): Clarify which frames are affected by
setting font from the menu and in default-frame-alist.
(Bug#17532)
2014-05-12 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
* mule.texi (Language Environments): Remove unused @anchor.
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......@@ -494,13 +494,14 @@ the mouse cursor to the chosen frame.
@cindex fonts
By default, Emacs displays text on graphical displays using a
12-point monospace font. There are several different ways to specify
10-point monospace font. There are several different ways to specify
a different font:
@itemize
@item
Click on @samp{Set Default Font} in the @samp{Options} menu. To save
this for future sessions, click on @samp{Save Options} in the
Click on @samp{Set Default Font} in the @samp{Options} menu. This
makes the selected font the default on all existing graphical frames.
To save this for future sessions, click on @samp{Save Options} in the
@samp{Options} menu.
@item
......@@ -513,6 +514,10 @@ Add a line to your init file, modifying the variable
'(font . "DejaVu Sans Mono-10"))
@end example
@noindent
This makes the font the default on all graphical frames created after
restarting Emacs with that init file.
@cindex X defaults file
@cindex X resources file
@item
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2014-05-21 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
* frame.el (set-frame-font): Doc fix.
* menu-bar.el (menu-set-font): Doc fix. (Bug#17532)
2014-05-21 Dmitry Gutov <dgutov@yandex.ru>
* emacs-lisp/package.el (package--download-one-archive): Use
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......@@ -1107,10 +1107,10 @@ number of lines and columns.
If FRAMES is nil, apply the font to the selected frame only.
If FRAMES is non-nil, it should be a list of frames to act upon,
or t meaning all graphical frames. Also, if FRAME is non-nil,
alter the user's Customization settings as though the
font-related attributes of the `default' face had been \"set in
this session\", so that the font is applied to future frames."
or t meaning all existing graphical frames.
Also, if FRAMES is non-nil, alter the user's Customization settings
as though the font-related attributes of the `default' face had been
\"set in this session\", so that the font is applied to future frames."
(interactive
(let* ((completion-ignore-case t)
(font (completing-read "Font name: "
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......@@ -662,7 +662,7 @@ by \"Save Options\" in Custom buffers.")
;; Function for setting/saving default font.
(defun menu-set-font ()
"Interactively select a font and make it the default."
"Interactively select a font and make it the default on all existing frames."
(interactive)
(set-frame-font (if (fboundp 'x-select-font)
(x-select-font)
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