Commit 4e16ddf4 authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris

Make yow.el obsolete

* lisp/play/yow.el: Move to obsolete/. 

* doc/emacs/ack.texi (Acknowledgments): Don't mention yow any more.

* doc/misc/message.texi (News Headers): Don't mention yow any more.

* etc/NEWS: Mention this.

Fixes: debbugs:9384
parent ef79c6ed
2013-02-13 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* ack.texi (Acknowledgments): Don't mention yow any more.
2013-02-13 Paul Eggert <eggert@cs.ucla.edu>
* cmdargs.texi (General Variables):
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......@@ -811,9 +811,8 @@ Richard Mlynarik wrote @file{cl-indent.el}, a package for indenting
Common Lisp code; @file{ebuff-menu.el}, an ``electric'' browser for
buffer listings; @file{ehelp.el}, bindings for browsing help screens;
@file{rfc822.el}, a parser for E-mail addresses in the RFC-822 format,
used in mail messages and news articles; @file{terminal.el}, a
terminal emulator for Emacs subprocesses; and @file{yow.el}, an
essential utility.
used in mail messages and news articles; and @file{terminal.el}, a
terminal emulator for Emacs subprocesses.
@item
Gerd Moellmann was the Emacs maintainer from the beginning of Emacs 21
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2013-02-13 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* message.texi (News Headers): Don't mention yow any more.
2013-02-09 Jay Belanger <jay.p.belanger@gmail.com>
* calc.texi (Basic Operations on Units):
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......@@ -1817,17 +1817,14 @@ a string nor @code{nil}, use the user name only. However, it is highly
unlikely that you should need to fiddle with this variable at all.
@end table
@findex yow
@cindex Mime-Version
In addition, you can enter conses into this list. The @sc{car} of this cons
should be a symbol. This symbol's name is the name of the header, and
the @sc{cdr} can either be a string to be entered verbatim as the value of
this header, or it can be a function to be called. This function should
return a string to be inserted. For instance, if you want to insert
@code{Mime-Version: 1.0}, you should enter @code{(Mime-Version . "1.0")}
into the list. If you want to insert a funny quote, you could enter
something like @code{(X-Yow . yow)} into the list. The function
@code{yow} will then be called without any arguments.
take no arguments, and return a string to be inserted. For
instance, if you want to insert @code{Mime-Version: 1.0}, you should
enter @code{(Mime-Version . "1.0")} into the list.
If the list contains a cons where the @sc{car} of the cons is
@code{optional}, the @sc{cdr} of this cons will only be inserted if it is
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......@@ -201,6 +201,9 @@ are obsolete. Customize the `woman-* faces instead.
*** terminal.el is obsolete; use term.el instead.
+++
*** yow.el is obsolete; use fortune.el or cookie1.el instead.
* New Modes and Packages in Emacs 24.4
** New nadvice.el package offering lighter-weight advice facilities.
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2013-02-13 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* play/yow.el: Move to obsolete/. (Bug#9384)
2013-02-13 Juri Linkov <juri@jurta.org>
* vc/ediff-util.el (ediff-recenter): Use `select-frame-set-input-focus'
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......@@ -5,6 +5,7 @@
;; Maintainer: FSF
;; Author: Richard Mlynarik
;; Keywords: games
;; Obsolete-since: 24.4
;; This file is part of GNU Emacs.
......@@ -24,6 +25,8 @@
;;; Commentary:
;; Important pinheadery for GNU Emacs.
;; This file is obsolete. For similar functionality, see
;; fortune.el and cookie1.el.
;;; Code:
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