Commit cd61af01 authored by Stefan Monnier's avatar Stefan Monnier

Avoid obsolete special default variables like default-major-mode.

* display.texi (Line Height):
* emacs-lisp-intro.texi (Text and Auto-fill, Mode Line):
* display.texi (Useless Whitespace, Text Display):
* custom.texi (Init Examples): Avoid obsolete special default variables
like default-major-mode.
parent 0bca393f
2010-02-01 Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca>
* display.texi (Useless Whitespace, Text Display):
* custom.texi (Init Examples): Avoid obsolete special default variables
like default-major-mode.
2010-01-24 Mark A. Hershberger <mah@everybody.org>
* programs.texi (Other C Commands): Replace reference to obsolete
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......@@ -2275,7 +2275,7 @@ Various Emacs packages that need your own email address use the value of
Make Text mode the default mode for new buffers.
@example
(setq default-major-mode 'text-mode)
(setq-default major-mode 'text-mode)
@end example
Note that @code{text-mode} is used because it is the command for
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......@@ -877,7 +877,6 @@ portion (@pxref{Narrowing}), type @kbd{M-x delete-trailing-whitespace
@key{RET}}. This command does not remove newline characters.
@vindex indicate-empty-lines
@vindex default-indicate-empty-lines
@cindex unused lines
@cindex fringes, and unused line indication
Emacs can indicate unused lines at the end of the window with a
......@@ -887,11 +886,11 @@ lines at the end of the buffer then stand out because they do not have
this image in the fringe.
To enable this feature, set the buffer-local variable
@code{indicate-empty-lines} to a non-@code{nil} value. The default
value of this variable is controlled by the variable
@code{default-indicate-empty-lines}; by setting that variable, you
can enable or disable this feature for all new buffers. (This feature
currently doesn't work on text-only terminals.)
@code{indicate-empty-lines} to a non-@code{nil} value. You can enable
or disable this feature for all new buffers by setting the default
value of this variable, e.g.@: @code{(setq-default
indicate-empty-lines t)};. (This feature currently doesn't work on
text-only terminals.)
@node Selective Display
@section Selective Display
......@@ -1083,17 +1082,15 @@ buffers are displayed with their graphics, as are non-@acronym{ASCII} multibyte
printing characters (octal codes above 0400).
@vindex tab-width
@vindex default-tab-width
Some @acronym{ASCII} control characters are displayed in special
ways. The newline character (octal code 012) is displayed by starting
a new line. The tab character (octal code 011) is displayed by moving
to the next tab stop column (normally every 8 columns). The number of
spaces per tab is controlled by the variable @code{tab-width}, which
must have an integer value between 1 and 1000, inclusive, and is made
local by changing it. Note that how the tab character in the buffer
buffer-local by changing it. Note that how the tab character in the buffer
is displayed has nothing to do with the definition of @key{TAB} as a
command. The variable @code{default-tab-width} controls the default
value of this variable for buffers where you have not set it locally.
command.
Other @acronym{ASCII} control characters are normally displayed as a caret
(@samp{^}) followed by the non-control version of the character; thus,
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2010-02-01 Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca>
* emacs-lisp-intro.texi (Text and Auto-fill, Mode Line):
Avoid obsolete special default variables like default-major-mode.
2009-12-09 David Robinow <drobinow@gmail.com> (tiny change)
* makefile.w32-in: Use parenthesis for macros for nmake
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......@@ -17346,10 +17346,10 @@ Auto Fill mode.
@smallexample
@group
;;; Text mode and Auto Fill mode
; The next two lines put Emacs into Text mode
; and Auto Fill mode, and are for writers who
; want to start writing prose rather than code.
(setq default-major-mode 'text-mode)
;; The next two lines put Emacs into Text mode
;; and Auto Fill mode, and are for writers who
;; want to start writing prose rather than code.
(setq-default major-mode 'text-mode)
(add-hook 'text-mode-hook 'turn-on-auto-fill)
@end group
@end smallexample
......@@ -18257,7 +18257,7 @@ xmodmap -e "keysym Alt_L = Meta_L Alt_L"
@need 1700
@node Mode Line, , Miscellaneous, Emacs Initialization
@section A Modified Mode Line
@vindex default-mode-line-format
@vindex mode-line-format
@cindex Mode line format
Finally, a feature I really like: a modified mode line.
......@@ -18282,7 +18282,7 @@ My @file{.emacs} file has a section that looks like this:
@group
;; Set a Mode Line that tells me which machine, which directory,
;; and which line I am on, plus the other customary information.
(setq default-mode-line-format
(setq-default mode-line-format
(quote
(#("-" 0 1
(help-echo
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2010-02-01 Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca>
* display.texi (Line Height): Avoid obsolete special default variables
like default-major-mode.
2010-01-28 Alan Mackenzie <acm@muc.de>
* display.texi (Auto Faces): Say fontification-functions is called
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......@@ -1768,7 +1768,6 @@ height consists of the contents' height plus the line spacing.
There are several ways to specify the line spacing for different
parts of Emacs text.
@vindex default-line-spacing
On graphical terminals, you can specify the line spacing for all
lines in a frame, using the @code{line-spacing} frame parameter
(@pxref{Layout Parameters}). However, if the default value of
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