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* doc/emacs/ack.texi (Acknowledgments): Small changes, including resorting,
and removal of things no longer distributed.
* admin/FOR-RELEASE: Related markup.
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** Check the manual.
abbrevs.texi cyd
ack.texi
ack.texi rgm
anti.texi cyd
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basic.texi cyd
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2012-02-21 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* ack.texi (Acknowledgments): Small changes, including resorting,
and removal of things no longer distributed.
2012-02-20 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* emacs.texi (Top, Preface): Small rephrasings.
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......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ Per Abrahamsen wrote the customization facilities, as well as
from the keyboard; @file{xt-mouse.el}, which allows mouse commands
through Xterm; @file{gnus-cus.el}, which implements customization
commands for Gnus; @file{gnus-cite.el}, a citation-parsing facility for
news articles); @file{gnus-score.el}, scoring for Gnus; @file{cpp.el},
news articles; @file{gnus-score.el}, scoring for Gnus; @file{cpp.el},
which hides or highlights parts of C programs according to preprocessor
conditionals; and the widget library files @file{wid-browse.el},
@file{wid-edit.el}, @file{widget.el}. He also co-wrote
......@@ -68,7 +68,8 @@ Joe Arceneaux wrote the original text property implementation, and
implemented support for X11.
@item
Emil Åström, Milan Zamaza, and Stefan Bruda wrote @file{prolog.el}.
Emil Åström, Milan Zamaza, and Stefan Bruda wrote @file{prolog.el},
a mode for editing Prolog (and Mercury) code.
@item
Miles Bader wrote @file{image-file.el}, support code for visiting image
......@@ -78,7 +79,7 @@ default value when appropriate; @file{rfn-eshadow.el}, shadowing of
depth; @file{button.el}, the library that implements clickable buttons;
@file{face-remap.el}, a package for changing the default face in
individual buffers; and @file{macroexp.el} for macro-expansion. He
also worked on an early version of the lexical-binding code.
also worked on an early version of the lexical binding code.
@item
David Bakhash wrote @file{strokes.el}, a mode for controlling Emacs by
......@@ -222,6 +223,10 @@ use it, Snake and Tetris.
Andrew Cohen wrote @file{spam-wash.el}, to decode and clean email before
it is analyzed for spam.
@item
Edward O'Connor wrote @file{json.el}, a file for parsing and
generating JSON files.
@item
Georges Brun-Cottan and Stefan Monnier wrote @file{easy-mmode.el}, a
package for easy definition of major and minor modes.
......@@ -246,10 +251,6 @@ color manipulation. He also made various contributions to Gnus.
Vivek Dasmohapatra wrote @file{htmlfontify.el}, to convert a buffer or
source tree to HTML.
@item
Michael DeCorte wrote @file{emacs.csh}, a C-shell script that starts a
new Emacs job, or restarts a paused Emacs if one exists.
@item
Gary Delp wrote @file{mailpost.el}, an interface between RMAIL and the
@file{/usr/uci/post} mailer.
......@@ -292,7 +293,7 @@ Viktor Dukhovni wrote support for dumping under SunOS version 4.
John Eaton and Kurt Hornik wrote Octave mode.
@item
Rolf Ebert co-wrote Ada mode.
Rolf Ebert, Markus Heritsch, and Emmanuel Briot wrote Ada mode.
@item
Paul Eggert integrated the Gnulib portability library, and made many
......@@ -427,7 +428,7 @@ characters used by @TeX{} and net tradition.
@item
Bastien Guerry wrote @file{gnus-bookmark.el}, bookmark support for Gnus;
as well as contributing to Org mode (q.v.@:).
as well as helping to maintain Org mode (q.v.@:).
@item
Henry Guillaume wrote @file{find-file.el}, a package to visit files
......@@ -470,9 +471,6 @@ which provide alternative mouse-based editing and scrolling features.
Jon K Hellan wrote @file{utf7.el}, support for mail-safe transformation
format of Unicode.
@item
Markus Heritsch co-wrote Ada mode.
@item
Karl Heuer wrote the original blessmail script, implemented the
@code{intangible} text property, and rearranged the structure of the
......@@ -503,7 +501,7 @@ browser to display a URL.
@item
Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen did a major redesign of the Gnus news-reader and
wrote many of its parts. Several of these are now general components of
Emacs: @file{dns.el} for Domain Name Service lookups;
Emacs, including: @file{dns.el} for Domain Name Service lookups;
@file{format-spec.el} for formatting arbitrary format strings;
@file{netrc.el} for parsing of @file{.netrc} files; and
@file{time-date.el} for general date and time handling.
......@@ -591,7 +589,7 @@ buffers.
@item
Michael Kifer wrote @code{ediff}, an interactive interface to the
@command{diff}, @command{patch}, and @command{merge} programs; and
Viper, the newest emulation for VI.
Viper, another emulator of the VI editor.
@item
Richard King wrote the first version of @file{userlock.el} and
......@@ -611,8 +609,7 @@ Security-Enhanced Linux context of files on backup and copy.
@item
Shuhei Kobayashi wrote @file{hex-util.el}, for operating on hexadecimal
strings; support for HMAC (Keyed-Hashing for Message Authentication);
and a Lisp implementation of the SHA1 Secure Hash Algorithm.
strings; and support for HMAC (Keyed-Hashing for Message Authentication).
@item
Pavel Kobyakov wrote @file{flymake.el}, a minor mode for performing
......@@ -633,7 +630,7 @@ menu support.
@item
Sebastian Kremer wrote @code{dired-mode}, with contributions by Lawrence
R.@: Dodd. He also wrote @file{ls-lisp.el}, a Lisp emulation of the
@code{ls} command for platforms which don't have @code{ls} as a standard
@code{ls} command for platforms that don't have @code{ls} as a standard
program.
@item
......@@ -664,8 +661,7 @@ a package for pretty-printing Emacs buffers to PostScript printers;
@file{ebnf2ps.el}, a package that translates EBNF grammar to a syntactic
chart that can be printed to a PostScript printer; and
@file{whitespace.el}, a package that detects and cleans up excess
whitespace in a file. The previous version of @file{whitespace.el},
used prior to Emacs 23, was written by Rajesh Vaidheeswarran.
whitespace in a file (building on an earlier version by Rajesh Vaidheeswarran).
@item
Frederic Lepied wrote @file{expand.el}, which uses the abbrev
......@@ -736,10 +732,25 @@ package. He was also the main author of the CEDET (Collection of Emacs
Development Environment Tools) package. Portions were also written by
Jan Moringen, David Ponce, and Joakim Verona.
@item
Roland McGrath wrote @file{compile.el} (since updated by Daniel
Pfeiffer), a package for running compilations in a buffer, and then
visiting the locations reported in error messages; @file{etags.el}, a
package for jumping to function definitions and searching or replacing
in all the files mentioned in a @file{TAGS} file; with Sebastian
Kremer @file{find-dired.el}, for using @code{dired} commands on output
from the @code{find} program; @file{grep.el} for running the
@code{grep} command; @file{map-ynp.el}, a general purpose boolean
question-asker; @file{autoload.el}, providing semi-automatic
maintenance of autoload files.
@item
Alan Mackenzie wrote the integrated AWK support in CC Mode, and
maintained CC Mode from Emacs 22 onwards.
@item
Michael McNamara and Wilson Snyder wrote Verilog mode.
@item
Christopher J.@: Madsen wrote @file{decipher.el}, a package for cracking
simple substitution ciphers.
......@@ -783,21 +794,6 @@ Yukihiro Matsumoto and Nobuyoshi Nakada wrote Ruby-mode.
Thomas May wrote @file{blackbox.el}, a version of the traditional
blackbox game.
@item
Roland McGrath wrote @file{compile.el} (since updated by Daniel
Pfeiffer), a package for running compilations in a buffer, and then
visiting the locations reported in error messages; @file{etags.el}, a
package for jumping to function definitions and searching or replacing
in all the files mentioned in a @file{TAGS} file; @file{find-dired.el},
for using @code{dired} commands on output from the @code{find} program,
with Sebastian Kremer; @file{grep.el} for running the @code{grep}
command; @file{map-ynp.el}, a general purpose boolean question-asker;
@file{autoload.el}, providing semi-automatic maintenance of autoload
files.
@item
Michael McNamara and Wilson Snyder wrote Verilog mode.
@item
David Megginson wrote @file{derived.el}, which allows one to define new
major modes by inheriting key bindings and commands from existing major
......@@ -839,16 +835,12 @@ diffs; @file{css-mode.el} for Cascading Style Sheets;
@file{bibtex-style.el} for BibTeX Style files; @file{mpc.el}, a
client for the ``Music Player Daemon''; and @file{pcase.el},
implementing ML-style pattern matching. He integrated the
lexical-binding code in Emacs 24.
lexical binding code in Emacs 24.
@item
Morioka Tomohiko wrote several packages for MIME support in Gnus and
elsewhere.
@item
Takahashi Naoto co-wrote @file{quail.el} (q.v.@:), and wrote
@file{robin.el}, another input method.
@item
Sen Nagata wrote @file{crm.el}, a package for reading multiple strings
with completion, and @file{rfc2368.el}, support for @code{mailto:}
......@@ -856,9 +848,13 @@ URLs.
@item
Erik Naggum wrote the time-conversion functions. He also wrote
@file{disp-table.el}, a package for dealing with display tables;
@file{mailheader.el}, a package for parsing email headers; and
@file{parse-time.el}, a package for parsing time strings.
@file{disp-table.el}, for dealing with display tables;
@file{mailheader.el}, for parsing email headers; and
@file{parse-time.el}, for parsing time strings.
@item
Takahashi Naoto co-wrote @file{quail.el} (q.v.@:), and wrote
@file{robin.el}, another input method.
@item
Thomas Neumann and Eric Raymond wrote @file{make-mode.el},
......@@ -868,6 +864,9 @@ a mode for editing makefiles.
Thien-Thi Nguyen and Dan Nicolaescu wrote @file{hideshow.el}, a minor
mode for selectively displaying blocks of text.
@item
Jurgen Nickelsen wrote @file{ws-mode.el}, providing WordStar emulation.
@item
Dan Nicolaescu added support for running Emacs as a daemon. He also
wrote @file{romanian.el}, support for editing Romanian text;
......@@ -875,9 +874,6 @@ wrote @file{romanian.el}, support for editing Romanian text;
and @code{winterm} terminal emulators; and @file{vc-dir.el}, displaying
the status of version-controlled directories.
@item
Jurgen Nickelsen wrote @file{ws-mode.el}, providing WordStar emulation.
@item
Hrvoje Niksic wrote @file{savehist.el}, for saving the minibuffer
history between Emacs sessions.
......@@ -890,10 +886,6 @@ dialup communications program run comfortably in an Emacs shell buffer.
Andrew Norman wrote @file{ange-ftp.el}, providing transparent FTP
support.
@item
Edward O'Connor wrote @file{json.el}, a file for parsing and
generating JSON files.
@item
Kentaro Ohkouchi created the Emacs icons used beginning with Emacs 23.
......@@ -1007,7 +999,7 @@ used in Emacs Lisp library files; and code to set and make use of the
which each lisp function loaded into Emacs came.
@item
Edward M.@: Reingold wrote the extensive calendar and diary support,
Edward M.@: Reingold wrote the calendar and diary support,
with contributions from Stewart Clamen (@file{cal-mayan.el}), Nachum
Dershowitz (@file{cal-hebrew.el}), Paul Eggert (@file{cal-dst.el}),
Steve Fisk (@file{cal-tex.el}), Michael Kifer (@file{cal-x.el}), Lara
......@@ -1254,11 +1246,9 @@ numbers in the left margin.
@item
Tom Tromey and Chris Lindblad wrote @file{tcl.el}, a mode for editing
Tcl/Tk source files and running a Tcl interpreter as an Emacs
subprocess.
@item
Tom Tromey wrote @file{bug-reference.el}, providing clickable links to
bug reports; and the first version of the Emacs package system.
subprocess. Tom Tromey also wrote @file{bug-reference.el}, providing
clickable links to bug reports; and the first version of the Emacs
package system.
@item
Eli Tziperman wrote @file{rmail-spam-filter.el}, a spam filter for RMAIL.
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