Commit b5d1e464 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii
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Say "ISO 8859" instead of "ISO Latin", to cover non-Latin ISO-8859

character sets.  Fix a typo.  Add an index entry.
parent 5ca425fc
......@@ -91,13 +91,15 @@ mode, to give you a convenient way to insert a digit instead of
overwriting with it.)
@end itemize
@cindex 8-bit character codes
@noindent
When multibyte characters are enabled, if you specify a code in the
range 0200 through 0377 octal, @kbd{C-q} assumes that you intend to use
some ISO Latin-@var{n} character set, and converts the specified code to
some ISO 8859-@var{n} character set, and converts the specified code to
the corresponding Emacs character code. @xref{Enabling Multibyte}. You
select @emph{which} ISO Latin character set though your choice of
language environment (@pxref{Language Environments}).
select to @emph{which} of the ISO 8859 character sets should Emacs
convert the 8-bit code through your choice of language environment
(@pxref{Language Environments}).
@vindex read-quoted-char-radix
To use decimal or hexadecimal instead of octal, set the variable
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