Commit e9ff1905 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii

* doc/lispref/tips.texi (Documentation Tips): Fix quotes. (Bug#34372)

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...@@ -679,10 +679,15 @@ starting double-quote is not part of the string! ...@@ -679,10 +679,15 @@ starting double-quote is not part of the string!
@cindex curly quotes @cindex curly quotes
@cindex curved quotes @cindex curved quotes
When a documentation string refers to a Lisp symbol, write it as it When a documentation string refers to a Lisp symbol, write it as it
would be printed (which usually means in lower case), surrounding would be printed (which usually means in lower case), surrounding it
it with curved single quotes (@t{‘} and @t{’}). There are with curved single quotes (@t{‘..’}). There are two exceptions: write
two exceptions: write @code{t} and @code{nil} without surrounding @code{t} and @code{nil} without surrounding punctuation. For example:
punctuation. For example: @samp{CODE can be ‘lambda’, nil, or t}.
@example
CODE can be ‘lambda’, nil, or t.
@end example
@noindent
@xref{Quotation Marks,,, emacs, The GNU Emacs Manual}, for how to @xref{Quotation Marks,,, emacs, The GNU Emacs Manual}, for how to
enter curved single quotes. enter curved single quotes.
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