Commit fa047ae7 authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris

(Format Conversion Round-Trip): Rewrite format-write-file section yet again.

parent 78151cd5
2008-12-02 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* files.texi (Format Conversion Round-Trip): Rewrite format-write-file
section yet again.
2008-11-29 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org> 2008-11-29 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
* nonascii.texi (Character Properties): New Section. * nonascii.texi (Character Properties): New Section.
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...@@ -2982,17 +2982,17 @@ encoding functions for the formats listed in @code{buffer-file-format}, ...@@ -2982,17 +2982,17 @@ encoding functions for the formats listed in @code{buffer-file-format},
in the order of appearance in the list. in the order of appearance in the list.
@deffn Command format-write-file file format &optional confirm @deffn Command format-write-file file format &optional confirm
This command writes the current buffer contents into the file This command writes the current buffer contents into the file @var{file}
@var{file} in format @var{format}, and makes that format the default in a format based on @var{format}, which is a list of format names. It
for future saves of the buffer. That is, it sets the buffer-local value constructs the actual format starting from @var{format}, then appending
of @code{buffer-file-format} to @var{format}. It then appends any any elements from the value of @code{buffer-file-format} with a non-nil
elements of the previous value with a non-nil @var{preserve} flag (see @var{preserve} flag (see above), if they are not already present in
above), if they are not already present in the new value. @var{format}. It then updates @code{buffer-file-format} with this
The argument @var{format} is a list of format names. format, making it the default for future saves. Except for the
Except for the @var{format} argument, this command @var{format} argument, this command is similar to @code{write-file}. In
is similar to @code{write-file}. In particular, @var{confirm} has the particular, @var{confirm} has the same meaning and interactive treatment
same meaning and interactive treatment as the corresponding argument as the corresponding argument to @code{write-file}. @xref{Definition of
to @code{write-file}. @xref{Definition of write-file}. write-file}.
@end deffn @end deffn
@deffn Command format-find-file file format @deffn Command format-find-file file format
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