Commit e2e3f1d7 authored by Martin Rudalics's avatar Martin Rudalics

(Encoding and I/O): Reword to avoid saying

"visit the current buffer".
parent 27a4f445
2007-12-14 Martin Rudalics <rudalics@gmx.at> 2007-12-14 Martin Rudalics <rudalics@gmx.at>
* nonascii.texi (Encoding and I/O): Reword to avoid saying
"visit the current buffer".
* os.texi (System Interface): Fix typo. * os.texi (System Interface): Fix typo.
2007-12-04 Richard Stallman <rms@gnu.org> 2007-12-04 Richard Stallman <rms@gnu.org>
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...@@ -727,15 +727,15 @@ operation finishes the job of choosing a coding system. Very often ...@@ -727,15 +727,15 @@ operation finishes the job of choosing a coding system. Very often
you will want to find out afterwards which coding system was chosen. you will want to find out afterwards which coding system was chosen.
@defvar buffer-file-coding-system @defvar buffer-file-coding-system
This buffer-local variable records the coding system that was used to visit This buffer-local variable records the coding system used for saving the
the current buffer. It is used for saving the buffer, and for writing part buffer and for writing part of the buffer with @code{write-region}. If
of the buffer with @code{write-region}. If the text to be written the text to be written cannot be safely encoded using the coding system
cannot be safely encoded using the coding system specified by this specified by this variable, these operations select an alternative
variable, these operations select an alternative encoding by calling encoding by calling the function @code{select-safe-coding-system}
the function @code{select-safe-coding-system} (@pxref{User-Chosen (@pxref{User-Chosen Coding Systems}). If selecting a different encoding
Coding Systems}). If selecting a different encoding requires to ask requires to ask the user to specify a coding system,
the user to specify a coding system, @code{buffer-file-coding-system} @code{buffer-file-coding-system} is updated to the newly selected coding
is updated to the newly selected coding system. system.
@code{buffer-file-coding-system} does @emph{not} affect sending text @code{buffer-file-coding-system} does @emph{not} affect sending text
to a subprocess. to a subprocess.
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