Commit cfa70244 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii
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(transient-mark-mode): Document the fact that many

commands act on the region when mark is active.
parent 83600a29
2001-01-27 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@is.elta.co.il>
* simple.el (transient-mark-mode): Document the fact that many
commands act on the region when mark is active.
2001-01-27 Kenichi Handa <handa@etl.go.jp>
 
* international/quail.el (quail-setup-completion-buf): Make the
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......@@ -2334,7 +2334,15 @@ In Transient Mark mode, when the mark is active, the region is highlighted.
Changing the buffer \"deactivates\" the mark.
So do certain other operations that set the mark
but whose main purpose is something else--for example,
incremental search, \\[beginning-of-buffer], and \\[end-of-buffer]."
incremental search, \\[beginning-of-buffer], and \\[end-of-buffer].
Many commands change their behavior when Transient Mark mode is in effect
and the mark is active, by acting on the region instead of their usual
default part of the buffer's text. Examples of such command include
\\[comment-dwim], \\[flush-lines], \\[ispell], \\[keep-lines],
\\[query-replace], \\[query-replace-regexp], and \\[undo]. Invoke
\\[apropos-documentation] and type \"transient\" at the prompt, to see
the documentation of commands which are sensitive to the Transient Mark mode."
(interactive "P")
(setq transient-mark-mode
(if (null arg)
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