Commit f6b15024 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii
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Fix bug #14946 with documentation of fringe-mode the variable.

 doc/emacs/display.texi (Fringes): Document the variable fringe-mode.
parent 8358a09d
2013-07-26 Eli Zaretskii <>
* display.texi (Fringes): Document the variable fringe-mode.
2013-07-03 Glenn Morris <>
* maintaining.texi (EDE): Fix cross-reference.
......@@ -1017,12 +1017,15 @@ mode's symbol is a member of the list @code{hi-lock-exclude-modes}.
@findex set-fringe-style
@findex fringe-mode
@vindex fringe-mode @r{(variable)}
On graphical displays, each Emacs window normally has narrow
@dfn{fringes} on the left and right edges. The fringes are used to
display symbols that provide information about the text in the window.
You can type @kbd{M-x fringe-mode} to disable the fringes, or modify
their width. This command affects fringes in all frames; to modify
fringes on the selected frame only, use @kbd{M-x set-fringe-style}.
You can make your changes to the fringes permanent by customizing the
variable @code{fringe-mode}.
The most common use of the fringes is to indicate a continuation
line (@pxref{Continuation Lines}). When one line of text is split
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