Commit a61344d6 authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris
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(elint-standard-variables): Doc fix.

Add some comments related to #1063.
parent d501801e
2009-11-14 Glenn Morris <>
* emacs-lisp/elint.el (elint-standard-variables): Doc fix.
2009-11-14 Shigeru Fukaya <>
* emacs-lisp/elint.el (elint-standard-variables): Add some variables
......@@ -118,13 +118,15 @@ are as follows, and suppress messages about the indicated features:
;;; Data
;; FIXME does this serve any useful purpose now elint-builtin-variables exists?
(defconst elint-standard-variables
;; Most of these are defined in C with no documentation.
;; FIXME I don't see why they shouldn't just get doc-strings.
'(vc-mode local-write-file-hooks activate-menubar-hook buffer-name-history
coding-system-history extended-command-history
kbd-macro-termination-hook read-expression-history
"Standard buffer local variables, excluding `elint-builtin-variables'.")
"Standard variables, excluding `elint-builtin-variables'.
These are variables that we cannot detect automatically for some reason.")
(defvar elint-builtin-variables nil
"List of built-in variables. Set by `elint-initialize'.
......@@ -638,6 +640,13 @@ Returns the environment created by the form."
(defun elint-unbound-variable (var env)
"T if VAR is unbound in ENV."
;; #1063 suggests adding (symbol-file var) here, but I don't think
;; this is right, because it depends on what files you happen to have
;; loaded at the time, which might not be the same when the code runs.
;; It also suggests adding:
;; (numberp (get var 'variable-documentation))
;; (numberp (cdr-safe (get var 'variable-documentation)))
;; but this is not needed now elint-scan-doc-file exists.
(not (or (memq var '(nil t))
(eq var elint-bound-variable)
(elint-env-find-var env var)
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