Commit 86dca3e8 authored by Jason Rumney's avatar Jason Rumney
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* w32-vars.el (w32-list-proportional-fonts): Make obsolete.

* msdog.texi (Windows Misc): Remove doc for obsolete variable.  Modify
w32-use-visible-system-caret doc to indicate that it should get set
automatically.
(Windows Fonts): Add doc for the uniscribe backend.
parent ba528748
2009-03-10 Jason Rumney <jasonr@gnu.org>
* msdog.texi (Windows Misc): Remove doc for obsolete variable. Modify
w32-use-visible-system-caret doc to indicate that it should get set
automatically.
(Windows Fonts): Add doc for the uniscribe backend.
2009-03-08 Dan Nicolaescu <dann@ics.uci.edu>
* maintaining.texi (VC Directory Commands): Fix doc for the x key in
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......@@ -783,7 +783,14 @@ fontconfig library used in modern Free desktops:
The old XLFD based format is also supported for backwards compatibility.
Emacs 23 supports a number of backends. Currently, the @code{gdi}
font backend is supported on Windows.
and @code{uniscribe} font backends are supported on Windows. The
@code{gdi} font backend is available on all versions of Windows, and
supports all fonts that are natively supported by Windows. The
@code{uniscribe} font backend is available on Windows 2000 and later,
and supports Truetype and Opentype fonts. Some languages requiring
complex layout can only be properly supported by the uniscribe
backend. By default, both backends are enabled if supported, with
@code{uniscribe} taking priority over @code{gdi}.
@cindex font properties (MS Windows)
@noindent
......@@ -881,12 +888,14 @@ letters. If unspecified, the font will use the system default antialiasing.
@vindex w32-use-visible-system-caret
@cindex screen reader software, MS-Windows
The variable @code{w32-use-visible-system-caret} is a flag that
determines whether to make the system caret visible. The default is
@code{nil}, which means Emacs draws its own cursor to indicate the
position of point. A non-@code{nil} value means Emacs will indicate
point location by the system caret; this facilitates use of screen
reader software. When this variable is non-@code{nil}, other
variables affecting the cursor display have no effect.
determines whether to make the system caret visible. The default when
no screen reader software is in use is @code{nil}, which means Emacs
draws its own cursor to indicate the position of point. A
non-@code{nil} value means Emacs will indicate point location by the
system caret; this facilitates use of screen reader software, and is
the default when such software is detected when running Emacs.
When this variable is non-@code{nil}, other variables affecting the
cursor display have no effect.
@iftex
@inforef{Windows Misc, , emacs}, for information about additional
......@@ -900,12 +909,6 @@ Windows-specific variables in this category.
non-@code{nil} value causes a frame to grab focus when it is raised.
The default is @code{t}, which fits well with the Windows default
click-to-focus policy.
@vindex w32-list-proportional-fonts
The variable @code{w32-list-proportional-fonts} controls whether
proportional fonts are included in the font selection dialog. If its
value is non-@code{nil}, these fonts will be included. The default is
@code{nil}.
@end ifnottex
@ifnottex
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2009-03-10 Jason Rumney <jasonr@gnu.org>
* w32-vars.el (w32-list-proportional-fonts): Make obsolete.
2009-03-10 Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca>
 
* server.el (server-process-filter): Use expand-file-name rather than
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......@@ -40,10 +40,9 @@ X does. See `w32-fixed-font-alist' for the font menu definition."
:type 'boolean
:group 'w32)
(defcustom w32-list-proportional-fonts nil
"Include proportional fonts in the default font dialog."
:type 'boolean
:group 'w32)
(defvar w32-list-proportional-fonts nil
"Include proportional fonts in the default font dialog.")
(make-obsolete-variable w32-list-proportional-fonts "No longer used" "23.1")
(defcustom w32-allow-system-shell nil
"Disable startup warning when using \"system\" shells."
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