Commit 63b4387f authored by Juri Linkov's avatar Juri Linkov

(Text from Minibuffer): Document a list of default values for `read-from-minibuffer'.

parent 2e3148e2
2008-05-02 Juri Linkov <juri@jurta.org>
* minibuf.texi (Text from Minibuffer): Document a list of
default values for `read-from-minibuffer'.
2008-04-24 Juanma Barranquero <lekktu@gmail.com>
* nonascii.texi (Translation of Characters): Fix previous change.
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......@@ -133,14 +133,14 @@ through the history commands. It should be a string, a list of
strings, or @code{nil}. The string or strings become the minibuffer's
``future history,'' available to the user with @kbd{M-n}.
If @var{read} is non-@code{nil}, then @var{default} is also used as
the input to @code{read}, if the user enters empty input. (If
@var{read} is non-@code{nil} and @var{default} is @code{nil}, empty
input results in an @code{end-of-file} error.) However, in the usual
case (where @var{read} is @code{nil}), @code{read-from-minibuffer}
ignores @var{default} when the user enters empty input and returns an
empty string, @code{""}. In this respect, it differs from all the
other minibuffer input functions in this chapter.
If @var{read} is non-@code{nil}, then @var{default} is also used
as the input to @code{read}, if the user enters empty input.
If @var{default} is a list of strings, the first string is used as the input.
If @var{default} is @code{nil}, empty input results in an @code{end-of-file} error.
However, in the usual case (where @var{read} is @code{nil}),
@code{read-from-minibuffer} ignores @var{default} when the user enters
empty input and returns an empty string, @code{""}. In this respect,
it differs from all the other minibuffer input functions in this chapter.
If @var{keymap} is non-@code{nil}, that keymap is the local keymap to
use in the minibuffer. If @var{keymap} is omitted or @code{nil}, the
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