Commit 32a214fe authored by Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen's avatar Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
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(Mode Line): Clarify that coding systems are characters, not letters.

Fixes: debbugs:1749
parent 568f7b79
2011-07-10 Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen <>
* screen.texi (Mode Line): Clarify that coding systems are
characters, not letters (bug#1749).
* cmdargs.texi (Environment): Mention removing variables
(bug#1615). Text suggested by Kevin Rodgers.
......@@ -190,7 +190,7 @@ sometimes useful to have this information.
Systems}). If it is a dash (@samp{-}), that indicates the default
state of affairs: no special character set handling, except for the
end-of-line translations described in the next paragraph. @samp{=}
means no conversion whatsoever. Letters represent various nontrivial
means no conversion whatsoever. Characters represent various nontrivial
@dfn{coding systems}---for example, @samp{1} represents ISO Latin-1.
On a text-only terminal, @var{cs} is preceded by two additional
characters that describe the coding system for keyboard input and the
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