Commit a00c191c authored by David Reitter's avatar David Reitter
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macos.texi (Color panel, Font panel): Remove mention of Save Options,

 since saving colors and faces set this way is not implemented.
 (Environment variables): Remove mention of mac-fix-env, which is
 scheduled to be removed.
parent 53483c76
......@@ -45,12 +45,12 @@ GNUstep Events}). You can change these bindings in the usual way (@pxref{Key
Bindings}).
The standard Mac / GNUstep font and color panels are accessible via Lisp commands.
To use the color panel, drag from it to an Emacs frame
to change the foreground color of the face at that position (if the
@key{shift} key is held down, it changes the background color
instead). To finalize the settings for either color or font, choose
@samp{Save Options} in the @samp{Options} menu. To discard the
To use the color panel, drag from it to an Emacs frame to change the
foreground color of the face at that position (if the @key{shift} key
is held down, it changes the background color instead). To discard the
settings, create a new frame and close the altered one.
@c [unclear if the following holds.]
@c To finalize the settings for either color or font, choose @samp{Save Options} in the @samp{Options} menu.
@key{S-Mouse-1} (i.e., clicking the left mouse button
while holding down the @key{Shift} key) adjusts the region to the
......@@ -59,7 +59,7 @@ it does not pop up a menu for changing the default face, as
@key{S-Mouse-1} normally does (@pxref{Temporary Face Changes}). This
change makes Emacs behave more like other Mac / GNUstep applications.
When you open or save files using the menus, or using the standard
When you open or save files using the menus, or using the
@key{Cmd-o} and @key{Cmd-S} bindings, Emacs uses graphical file
dialogs to read file names. However, if you use the regular Emacs key
sequences, such as @key{C-x C-f}, Emacs uses the minibuffer to read
......@@ -83,23 +83,10 @@ is not a descendant of any shell, so its environment variables haven't been
set which often causes the subprocesses it launches to behave differently than
they would when launched from the shell.
To solve this problem for Emacs, there are two solutions. First is to
run, from the command line:
@example
.../Emacs.app/Contents/MacOS/bin/mac-fix-env
@end example
This will pick up your environment settings and save them into a special file
@file{~/.MacOSX/environment.plist}, which the desktop environment will use to
set the environment for all launched applications. The drawback of this
method is it needs to be run again whenever something changes.
As for the PATH and MANPATH variables, a simpler, system-wide method
As for the PATH and MANPATH variables, a system-wide method
of setting PATH is recommended on Mac OS X 10.5 and later, using the
@file{/etc/paths} files and the @file{/etc/paths.d} directory.
@node Mac / GNUstep Customization, Mac / GNUstep Events, Mac / GNUstep Basics, Mac OS / GNUstep
@section Mac / GNUstep Customization
......@@ -110,16 +97,21 @@ customization buffers and the Options menu.
@subsection Font and Color Panels
The Font Panel may be accessed with M-x ns-popup-font-panel. It
will set the default font in the frame most recently used or clicked on. To
make the setting permanent, use @samp{Save Options} in the Options menu, or
run @code{menu-bar-options-save}.
will set the default font in the frame most recently used or clicked
on.
@c To make the setting permanent, use @samp{Save Options} in the
@c Options menu, or run @code{menu-bar-options-save}.
You can bring up a color panel with M-x ns-popup-color-panel. and
drag the color you want over the emacs face you want to change. Normal
dragging will alter the foreground color. Shift dragging will alter the
background color. To make the changes permanent select the "Save Options"
item in the "Options" menu, or run @code{menu-bar-options-save}. Useful in this
context is the listing of all faces obtained by @key{M-x}
background color.
@c To make the changes permanent select the "Save Options"
@c item in the "Options" menu, or run @code{menu-bar-options-save}.
Useful in this context is the listing of all faces obtained by @key{M-x}
@code{list-faces-display}.
@subsection Open files by dragging to an Emacs window
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