Commit 417f77e6 authored by Chong Yidong's avatar Chong Yidong
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* objects.texi (Meta-Char Syntax): Add xref to Strings of Events.

parent 64b807c9
2009-08-13 Chong Yidong <>
* objects.texi (Meta-Char Syntax): Add xref to Strings of Events.
2009-07-18 Chong Yidong <>
* processes.texi (Shell Arguments): Copyedits.
......@@ -472,8 +472,8 @@ possible a wide range of basic character codes.
bit attached to an @acronym{ASCII} character indicates a meta
character; thus, the meta characters that can fit in a string have
codes in the range from 128 to 255, and are the meta versions of the
ordinary @acronym{ASCII} characters. (In Emacs versions 18 and older,
this convention was used for characters outside of strings as well.)
ordinary @acronym{ASCII} characters. @xref{Strings of Events}, for
details about @key{META}-handling in strings.
The read syntax for meta characters uses @samp{\M-}. For example,
@samp{?\M-A} stands for @kbd{M-A}. You can use @samp{\M-} together with
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