Commit 27c82bfe authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman
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(Recognize Coding): Clarify previous change.

parent 4c02cf86
......@@ -824,10 +824,13 @@ Latin-1 coding system, as well as C mode. When you specify the coding
explicitly in the file, that overrides
@code{file-coding-system-alist}.
In that construct, you can add the character ``!'' at the end of the
coding system name. With that, as Emacs disables any character
translation while decoding the file, for instance, you can effectively
cancel the effect of @code{unify-8859-on-decoding-mode}.
If you add the character @samp{!} at the end of the coding system
name, it disables any character translation while decoding the file.
For instance, it effectively cancels the effect of
@code{unify-8859-on-decoding-mode}. This is useful when you need to
make sure that the character codes in the Emacs buffer will not
according to user settings; for instance, for the sake of strings in
Emacs Lisp source files.
@vindex auto-coding-alist
@vindex auto-coding-regexp-alist
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