Commit e0d32668 authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman
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Recommend doc strings for all functions and variables.

parent 53ece928
......@@ -304,8 +304,10 @@ Every command, function, or variable intended for users to know about
should have a documentation string.
An internal subroutine of a Lisp program need not have a documentation
string, and you can save space by using a comment instead.
An internal variable or subroutine of a Lisp program might as well have
a documentation string. In earlier Emacs versions, you could save space
by using a comment instead of a documentation string, but that is no
longer the case.
The first line of the documentation string should consist of one or two
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