Commit 49545fe2 authored by Michael Albinus's avatar Michael Albinus
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* files.texi (Remote Files): Precise selection of default method.

Rewrite paragraph about disabling remote file names.
parent e9e6aee8
2008-10-22 Michael Albinus <michael.albinus@gmx.de>
* files.texi (Remote Files): Precise selection of default method.
Rewrite paragraph about disabling remote file names.
2008-10-22 Chong Yidong <cyd@stupidchicken.com>
* search.texi (Special Isearch): Document M-TAB is isearch.
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......@@ -1908,7 +1908,7 @@ are blue, and the newest changes are red.
When you give a prefix argument to this command, Emacs reads two
arguments using the minibuffer: the ID of which revision to display and
annotate (instead of the current file contents), and the time span in
days the color range should cover.
days the color range should cover.
From the annotate buffer, these and other color scaling options are
available from the @samp{VC-Annotate} menu. In this buffer, you can
......@@ -2231,7 +2231,7 @@ line. @kbd{o} visits that file in another window. @kbd{q} dismisses
the directory buffer.
@kbd{x} toggles hiding of up-to-date files.
@kbd{m} marks the file or directory on the current line. If the
region is active, @kbd{m} marks all the files in the region. There
are some restrictions when marking: a file cannot be marked if any of
......@@ -3024,11 +3024,22 @@ FTP.
If the user name is @samp{ftp} or @samp{anonymous}, then Emacs uses
FTP.
@item
If the variable @code{tramp-default-method} is set to @samp{ftp},
then Emacs uses FTP.
@item
If @command{ssh-agent} is running, then Emacs uses @command{scp}.
@item
Otherwise, Emacs uses @command{ssh}.
@end enumerate
@cindex disabling remote files
@noindent
Remote file access through FTP is handled by the Ange-FTP package, which
You can entirely turn off the remote file name feature by setting the
variable @code{tramp-mode} to @code{nil}. You can turn off the
feature in individual cases by quoting the file name with @samp{/:}
(@pxref{Quoted File Names}).
Remote file access through FTP is handled by the Ange-FTP package, which
is documented in the following. Remote file access through the other
methods is handled by the Tramp package, which has its own manual.
@xref{Top, The Tramp Manual,, tramp, The Tramp Manual}.
......@@ -3082,15 +3093,6 @@ to make remote file names work, but the procedure is complex. You can
read the instructions by typing @kbd{M-x finder-commentary @key{RET}
ange-ftp @key{RET}}.
@vindex file-name-handler-alist
@cindex disabling remote files
You can entirely turn off the FTP file name feature by removing the
entries @code{ange-ftp-completion-hook-function} and
@code{ange-ftp-hook-function} from the variable
@code{file-name-handler-alist}. You can turn off the feature in
individual cases by quoting the file name with @samp{/:} (@pxref{Quoted
File Names}).
@node Quoted File Names
@section Quoted File Names
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