Commit 761231d1 authored by Damien Cassou's avatar Damien Cassou Committed by Chong Yidong
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* info.el (info-other-window): New arg, for consistency with info.

parent bf48a715
2012-12-29 Damien Cassou <>
* info.el (info-other-window):
2012-12-28 Martin Rudalics <>
* mail/rmail.el (rmail-maybe-display-summary): Rewrite
......@@ -746,11 +746,15 @@ in `Info-file-supports-index-cookies-list'."
(push dir Info-directory-list)))))))
(defun info-other-window (&optional file-or-node)
(defun info-other-window (&optional file-or-node buffer)
"Like `info' but show the Info buffer in another window."
(interactive (if current-prefix-arg
(list (read-file-name "Info file name: " nil nil t))))
(info-setup file-or-node (switch-to-buffer-other-window "*info*")))
(interactive (list
(if (and current-prefix-arg (not (numberp current-prefix-arg)))
(read-file-name "Info file name: " nil nil t))
(if (numberp current-prefix-arg)
(format "*info*<%s>" current-prefix-arg))))
(info-setup file-or-node
(switch-to-buffer-other-window (or buffer "*info*"))))
;;;###autoload (put 'info 'info-file (purecopy "emacs"))
......@@ -767,8 +771,9 @@ with the top-level Info directory.
In interactive use, a non-numeric prefix argument directs
this command to read a file name from the minibuffer.
A numeric prefix argument selects an Info buffer with the prefix number
appended to the Info buffer name.
A numeric prefix argument N selects an Info buffer named
The search path for Info files is in the variable `Info-directory-list'.
The top-level Info directory is made by combining all the files named `dir'
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