Commit d06b424c authored by Francesco Potortì's avatar Francesco Potortì
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Forgot a piece, put back in.

Behaviour is not a typo, it is the British spelling, which I normally use.
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...@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@ This file contains two sections: ...@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@ This file contains two sections:
====================== 1) EBNF tag file description ===================== ====================== 1) EBNF tag file description =====================
Productions created from current behavior to aid extensions Productions created from current behaviour to aid extensions
Francesco Potorti` <pot@gnu.org> 2002 Francesco Potorti` <pot@gnu.org> 2002
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...@@ -80,8 +80,11 @@ redundant; this happens when the name of a tag is an easily guessable ...@@ -80,8 +80,11 @@ redundant; this happens when the name of a tag is an easily guessable
substring of the tag pattern. We define a set of rules to decide substring of the tag pattern. We define a set of rules to decide
whether it is possible to deduce the tag name from the pattern, and make whether it is possible to deduce the tag name from the pattern, and make
an unnamed tag in those cases. The name deduced from the pattern of an an unnamed tag in those cases. The name deduced from the pattern of an
unnamed tag is the implicit name of that tag. etags.c uses implicit tag unnamed tag is the implicit name of that tag.
names when possible, in order to reduce the size of the tags file. When the user looks for a tag, and Emacs founds no explicit tag names
that match it, Emacs then looks for an tag whose implicit tag name
matches the request. etags.c uses implicit tag names when possible, in
order to reduce the size of the tags file.
An implicit tag name is deduced from the pattern by discarding the An implicit tag name is deduced from the pattern by discarding the
last character if it is one of ` \f\t\n\r()=,;', then taking all the last character if it is one of ` \f\t\n\r()=,;', then taking all the
rightmost consecutive characters in the pattern which are not one of rightmost consecutive characters in the pattern which are not one of
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