Commit c6ea7fb8 authored by Chong Yidong's avatar Chong Yidong
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* files.texi (Visiting): Copyedits.

parent 8c61dd01
2009-05-07 Chong Yidong <cyd@stupidchicken.com>
* files.texi (Visiting): Copyedits.
2009-05-06 Chong Yidong <cyd@stupidchicken.com> 2009-05-06 Chong Yidong <cyd@stupidchicken.com>
* basic.texi (Inserting Text): Document ucs-insert. * basic.texi (Inserting Text): Document ucs-insert.
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...@@ -247,22 +247,22 @@ changes and save them, the file is created. ...@@ -247,22 +247,22 @@ changes and save them, the file is created.
@cindex minibuffer confirmation @cindex minibuffer confirmation
@cindex confirming in the minibuffer @cindex confirming in the minibuffer
When @key{TAB} completion results in a nonexistent file name and you
type @key{RET} immediately to visit it, Emacs asks for confirmation
because it is quite possible that you expected completion to go
further and give you an existing file's name. Type @key{RET} to
confirm and visit the nonexistent file. The string @samp{[Confirm]}
appears for a short time after the file name to indicate the need to
confirm in this way.
@vindex confirm-nonexistent-file-or-buffer @vindex confirm-nonexistent-file-or-buffer
The variable @code{confirm-nonexistent-file-or-buffer} controls When @key{TAB} completion results in a nonexistent file name and you
whether Emacs asks for confirmation before visiting a new file. The type @key{RET} immediately to visit it, Emacs asks for confirmation;
default value, @code{after-completion}, gives the behavior we have this is because it's possible that you expected completion to go
just described. If the value is @code{nil}, Emacs never asks for further and give you an existing file's name. The string
confirmation; for any other non-@code{nil} value, Emacs always asks @samp{[Confirm]} appears for a short time after the file name to
for confirmation. This variable also affects the indicate the need to confirm in this way. Type @key{RET} to confirm
@code{switch-to-buffer} command (@pxref{Select Buffer}). and visit the nonexistent file. The variable
@code{confirm-nonexistent-file-or-buffer} controls whether Emacs asks
for confirmation before visiting a new file. The default value,
@code{after-completion}, gives the behavior we have just described.
If the value is @code{nil}, Emacs never asks for confirmation; for any
other non-@code{nil} value, Emacs always asks for confirmation. This
variable also affects the @code{switch-to-buffer} command
(@pxref{Select Buffer}). @xref{Completion}, for more information
about completion.
@kindex C-x C-v @kindex C-x C-v
@findex find-alternate-file @findex find-alternate-file
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