Commit ce79424f authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii

Improve documentation of "C-x 8 RET".

 mule.texi (Input Methods): Mention "C-x 8 RET" and add a
 cross-reference to "Inserting Text".
 basic.texi (Inserting Text): Add an index entry for "C-x 8 RET".
 Mention completion provided by `ucs-insert'.
parent 9ae6e189
2010-03-30 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
* mule.texi (Input Methods): Mention "C-x 8 RET" and add a
cross-reference to "Inserting Text".
* basic.texi (Inserting Text): Add an index entry for "C-x 8 RET".
Mention completion provided by `ucs-insert'.
2010-03-28 Chong Yidong <cyd@stupidchicken.com>
* sending.texi (Sending Mail): Note variables that may need
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......@@ -100,13 +100,15 @@ character code, just like digits.
character to insert (@pxref{Arguments}).
@findex ucs-insert
@kindex C-x 8 RET
@cindex Unicode
Instead of @kbd{C-q}, you can use @kbd{C-x 8 @key{RET}}
(@code{ucs-insert}) to insert a character based on its Unicode name or
code-point. This commands prompts for a character to insert, using
the minibuffer; you can specify the character using either (i) the
character's name in the Unicode standard, or (ii) the character's
code-point in the Unicode standard.
code-point in the Unicode standard. If you specify the character's
name, the command provides completion.
@node Moving Point
@section Changing the Location of Point
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......@@ -533,6 +533,11 @@ most input methods---some disable this feature). If
possible characters to type next is displayed in the echo area (but
not when you are in the minibuffer).
Another facility for typing characters not on your keyboard is by
using the @kbd{C-x 8 @key{RET}} (@code{ucs-insert}) to insert a single
character based on its Unicode name or code-point; see @ref{Inserting
Text}.
@node Select Input Method
@section Selecting an Input Method
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