Commit 8475f3da authored by Paul Eggert's avatar Paul Eggert

ASCII-only etc/NEWS etc.

* etc/NEWS, nextstep/README: Revert the recently-added curved
quotes, and stick to ASCII.  This typically involves replacing
curved with straight quotes.  Since etc/NEWS is viewed so often by
UTF-8-ignorant tools, rewrite its non-ASCII text to spell out
Unicode, e.g., replace ‘‒’ with ‘U+2012 (FIGURE DASH)’.
parent 5cc69193
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......@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@ adapted to GNUstep, a free OpenStep implementation, and in 2008 it was
merged to the GNU Emacs trunk and released with Emacs 23. Around the
same time a separate Mac-only port using the Carbon APIs and
descending from a 2001 MacOS 8/9 port of Emacs 21 was removed. (It
remains available externally under the name “mac”.)
remains available externally under the name "mac".)
OVERVIEW OF COCOA AND OBJECTIVE-C
......@@ -25,11 +25,11 @@ superset of C. Anybody with experience with iOS or modern OS X
application development should feel at home.
A method call in Objective-C differs from most other languages in the
fact that it doesnt have a normal name. Instead, the method name is
fact that it doesn't have a normal name. Instead, the method name is
made up of the name of each parameter. An exception to this rule are
methods without parameters.
The following calls a method in the object ‘anObject’.
The following calls a method in the object 'anObject'.
[anObject alpha:1 beta:2 gamma:3];
......@@ -55,8 +55,8 @@ Classes are declared like the following:
modify the NS code over a long period of time. Keep the code simple
and avoid language constructs that makes the code hard to maintain.
* Dont use macros and types intended for the XCode Interface Builder,
like ‘IBAction’.
* Don't use macros and types intended for the XCode Interface Builder,
like 'IBAction'.
* The NS interface should work on all version of OS X from 10.6.8
(Snow Leopard) to the latest official release.
......@@ -70,8 +70,8 @@ Classes are declared like the following:
The NS interface features a printf-based trace package that prints the
call tree of selected functions in the Cocoa interface, plus various
extra information. It can be enabled by uncommenting the line
defining ‘NSTRACE_ENABLED’ in nsterm.h. To enable more output,
uncomment the lines defining symbols starting with ‘NSTRACE_GROUP’.
defining 'NSTRACE_ENABLED' in "nsterm.h". To enable more output,
uncomment the lines defining symbols starting with 'NSTRACE_GROUP'.
GNUSTEP AND OTHER COMPATIBLE SYSTEMS
......@@ -121,8 +121,3 @@ GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with GNU Emacs. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
Local variables:
coding: utf-8
end:
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