Commit f823b8ca authored by Chong Yidong's avatar Chong Yidong

Mark tooltip-use-echo-area as obsolete.

* lisp/tooltip.el (tooltip-mode): Doc fix.
(tooltip-use-echo-area): Mark as obsolete.

Fixes: debbugs:6595
parent 9583ec59
......@@ -436,6 +436,10 @@ been shown in a specific window.
This is handy for minibuffer-only frames, and is also used for the "mouse-1
pops up *Messages*" feature, which can now easily be changed.
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** `tooltip-use-echo-area' is obsolete.
Rather than setting this to t, disable Tooltip mode instead.
* Editing Changes in Emacs 24.1
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2012-01-28 Chong Yidong <cyd@gnu.org>
* tooltip.el (tooltip-mode): Doc fix.
(tooltip-use-echo-area): Mark as obsolete (Bug#6595).
* frame.el (set-cursor-color): Doc fix (Bug#352).
* mail/rmail.el (rmail-start-mail): Add send-action again (Bug#10625).
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......@@ -39,18 +39,15 @@
;;; Switching tooltips on/off
(define-minor-mode tooltip-mode
"Toggle use of graphical tooltips (Tooltip mode).
With a prefix argument ARG, enable Tooltip mode if ARG is
positive, and disable it otherwise. If called from Lisp, enable
it if ARG is omitted or nil.
When Tooltip mode is enabled, Emacs displays help text in a
pop-up window for buttons and menu items that you put the mouse
on. \(However, if `tooltip-use-echo-area' is non-nil, this and
all pop-up help appears in the echo area.)
When Tooltip mode is disabled, Emacs displays one line of
the help text in the echo area, and does not make a pop-up window."
"Toggle Tooltip mode.
With ARG, turn Tooltip mode on if and only if ARG is positive.
When this global minor mode is enabled, Emacs displays help
text (e.g. for buttons and menu items that you put the mouse on)
in a pop-up window.
When Tooltip mode is disabled, Emacs displays help text in the
echo area, instead of making a pop-up window."
:global t
;; Even if we start on a text-only terminal, make this non-nil by
;; default because we can open a graphical frame later (multi-tty).
......@@ -144,11 +141,14 @@ of the `tooltip' face are used instead."
(defcustom tooltip-use-echo-area nil
"Use the echo area instead of tooltip frames for help and GUD tooltips.
To display multi-line help text in the echo area, set this to t
and enable `tooltip-mode'."
This variable is obsolete; instead of setting it to t, disable
`tooltip-mode' (which has a similar effect)."
:type 'boolean
:group 'tooltip)
(make-obsolete-variable 'tooltip-use-echo-area
"disable Tooltip mode instead" "24.1")
;;; Variables that are not customizable.
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