Commit 2a4ec7e1 authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman
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(apropos, apropos-value): Doc fix.

(apropos-documentation): Doc fix.
parent 119f6f17
...@@ -502,7 +502,10 @@ while a list of strings is used as a word list." ...@@ -502,7 +502,10 @@ while a list of strings is used as a word list."
;;;###autoload ;;;###autoload
(defun apropos (pattern &optional do-all) (defun apropos (pattern &optional do-all)
"Show all bound symbols whose names match PATTERN. "Show all meaningful Lisp symbols whose names match PATTERN.
Symbols are shown if they are defined as functions, variables, or
faces, or if they have nonempty property lists.
PATTERN can be a word, a list of words (separated by spaces), PATTERN can be a word, a list of words (separated by spaces),
or a regexp (using some regexp special characters). If it is a word, or a regexp (using some regexp special characters). If it is a word,
search for matches for that word as a substring. If it is a list of words, search for matches for that word as a substring. If it is a list of words,
...@@ -571,7 +574,7 @@ time-consuming. Returns list of symbols and documentation found." ...@@ -571,7 +574,7 @@ time-consuming. Returns list of symbols and documentation found."
;;;###autoload ;;;###autoload
(defun apropos-value (pattern &optional do-all) (defun apropos-value (pattern &optional do-all)
"Show all symbols whose value's printed image matches PATTERN. "Show all symbols whose value's printed representation matches PATTERN.
PATTERN can be a word, a list of words (separated by spaces), PATTERN can be a word, a list of words (separated by spaces),
or a regexp (using some regexp special characters). If it is a word, or a regexp (using some regexp special characters). If it is a word,
search for matches for that word as a substring. If it is a list of words, search for matches for that word as a substring. If it is a list of words,
...@@ -616,7 +619,7 @@ Returns list of symbols and values found." ...@@ -616,7 +619,7 @@ Returns list of symbols and values found."
;;;###autoload ;;;###autoload
(defun apropos-documentation (pattern &optional do-all) (defun apropos-documentation (pattern &optional do-all)
"Show symbols whose documentation contain matches for PATTERN. "Show symbols whose documentation contains matches for PATTERN.
PATTERN can be a word, a list of words (separated by spaces), PATTERN can be a word, a list of words (separated by spaces),
or a regexp (using some regexp special characters). If it is a word, or a regexp (using some regexp special characters). If it is a word,
search for matches for that word as a substring. If it is a list of words, search for matches for that word as a substring. If it is a list of words,
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