Commit 7e7c9c4e authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman

(revert-buffer): Doc fix.

(wildcard-to-regexp): Don't treat [] as special.
parent 55b4b20a
......@@ -2197,11 +2197,16 @@ If `revert-buffer-function' is used to override the normal revert
mechanism, this hook is not used.")
(defun revert-buffer (&optional ignore-auto noconfirm preserve-modes)
"Replace the buffer text with the text of the visited file on disk.
"Replace current buffer text with the text of the visited file on disk.
This undoes all changes since the file was visited or saved.
With a prefix argument, offer to revert from latest auto-save file, if
that is more recent than the visited file.
This command also works for special buffers that contain text which
doesn't come from a file, but reflects some other data base instead:
for example, Dired buffers and buffer-list buffers. In these cases,
it reconstructs the buffer contents from the appropriate data base.
When called from Lisp, the first argument is IGNORE-AUTO; only offer
to revert from the auto-save file when this is nil. Note that the
sense of this argument is the reverse of the prefix argument, for the
......@@ -2215,10 +2220,11 @@ Optional third argument PRESERVE-MODES non-nil means don't alter
the files modes. Normally we reinitialize them using `normal-mode'.
If the value of `revert-buffer-function' is non-nil, it is called to
do the work.
do all the work for this command. Otherwise, the hooks
`before-revert-hook' and `after-revert-hook' are run at the beginning
and the end, and if `revert-buffer-insert-file-contents-function' is
non-nil, it is called instead of rereading visited file contents."
The default revert function runs the hook `before-revert-hook' at the
beginning and `after-revert-hook' at the end."
;; I admit it's odd to reverse the sense of the prefix argument, but
;; there is a lot of code out there which assumes that the first
;; argument should be t to avoid consulting the auto-save file, and
......@@ -2536,6 +2542,10 @@ by `sh' are supported."
(concat result
((and (eq ch ?\[)
(< (1+ i) len)
(eq (aref wildcard (1+ i)) ?\]))
((eq ch ?\[) ; [...] maps to regexp char class
(setq i (1+ i))
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