1. 17 Jun, 2009 9 commits
  2. 16 Jun, 2009 8 commits
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      (Top): Language tweak. · f6adc23c
      Glenn Morris authored
      (Extended commands): Most people have arrow keys.
      (Emacs manual): Say how to follow info links.
      (File-name conventions): Change title a bit.  Explain about source
      versus installed.  Condense etc description.
      (Guidelines for newsgroup postings): Mention Savannah list page.
      (Newsgroup archives): Simplify.
      (Contacting the FSF): Add contact URL.
      (Emacs Lisp documentation): Printed version not always available.
      (Installing Texinfo documentation): Explain how by hand installation is
      not normally needed.  Use add-to-list.  Remove duplicate reference.
      (Informational files for Emacs): Move info on Help menu here from
      "File-name conventions".
      (Help installing Emacs): Tweak uref.
      (Obtaining the FAQ): Mention repository.
      (Origin of the term Emacs): Explain "ITS".
      (Changing load-path): Use add-to-list.
      (Automatic indentation): Clarify this is for Text mode.
      Don't mention Indented Text mode.
      (Finding Emacs on the Internet): The FSF does not seem to offer a
      deluxe distribution on CD anymore.
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    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      (Top): Mention which Emacs version this FAQ is about. · b59a8457
      Glenn Morris authored
      Recommend the latest release.  Mention how to get older FAQs.
      Recommend the Emacs manual.
      (Guidelines for newsgroup postings): Discourage cross-posts.
      (Underlining paragraphs): Remove.
      (Editing MS-DOS files): Remove pre-Emacs 20 information.
      (Bugs and problems): Update key-binding.
      (Problems with very large files): Mention 64-bit.
      (Shell process exits abnormally): Remove.
      (Problems with Shell Mode): Rename and update.
      (Spontaneous entry into isearch-mode)
      (Problems talking to certain hosts): Remove.  This is old information,
      in etc/PROBLEMS if needed.
      (Emacs takes a long time to visit files, Updating Emacs): Remove.
      (Dired claims that no file is on this line): Update.
      (Installing Emacs, Problems building Emacs): Simplify.
      (Emacs for MS-DOS): Refer to msdos/INSTALL rather than duplicating
      (Emacs for MS-Windows): Rename from "Emacs for Windows".  Simplify.
      (Emacs for Mac OS X): Rename from "Emacs for Apple computers".
      (JDEE): "JDEE", not "JDE".
      (Handling C-s and C-q with flow control, Binding C-s and C-q):
      Remove.  This is old information, in etc/PROBLEMS if needed.
      (stty and Backspace key, Kanji and Chinese characters): Remove.
      (Right-to-left alphabets): Update section.
      (Changing the included text prefix): Gnus uses message-yank-prefix.
      Add cross-reference to Supercite manual.
      (Saving a copy of outgoing mail): Simplify output file description.
      (Expanding aliases when sending mail): Refer to Emacs manual.
      Remove old info about RFC822.
      Correct description of how to rebuild aliases.
      (Rmail writes to /var/spool/mail): Update location from /usr/spool/mail.
      (MIME with Emacs mail packages)
      (Viewing articles with embedded underlining)
      (Saving a multi-part Gnus posting, Gnus hangs for a long time):
      Remove old sections.
      (Killing based on nonstandard headers): Remove.  Scoring is preferable,
      and is well-documented in the Gnus manual.
      (Reading news with Emacs): Merge "Learning more about Gnus" into here.
      (Making Gnus faster): Rename from "Starting Gnus faster".
      Merge "Catch-up is slow in Gnus" into here.
    • Kenichi Handa's avatar
    • Kenichi Handa's avatar
      (detect_coding_utf_16): Fix the logic of rejecting · 9c6d2887
      Kenichi Handa authored
      UTF-16 by checking the dispersion of Eth and Oth bytes.
    • Kenichi Handa's avatar
      Add cp949-2-byte, cp949. · c8e98fdb
      Kenichi Handa authored
    • Kenichi Handa's avatar
    • Kenichi Handa's avatar
      (compose-region): Improve the docstring. · b6cac59c
      Kenichi Handa authored
  3. 15 Jun, 2009 8 commits
  4. 14 Jun, 2009 5 commits
  5. 13 Jun, 2009 10 commits
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      (Setting up a customization file): Grammar fix. · 2e17e05e
      Glenn Morris authored
      Customize is no longer "new".
      (Displaying the current line or column): Line-number mode is on by
      default.  Don't mention `column' package.  Mention linum.el.
      (Turning on abbrevs by default): Explain how to do it for buffers,
      modes, and everywhere.
      (Associating modes with files): Use add-to-list.  Don't mention Emacs 19.
      (Highlighting a region): On by default since 23.1.
      (Replacing highlighted text): Update doc quote.
      (Working with unprintable characters): Don't mention search-quote-char.
      (Using an already running Emacs process): Gnuclient is probably not an
      enhancement these days.
      (Indenting switch statements): Remove mention of pre-Emacs 20.
      (Horizontal scrolling): Abbreviate Emacs 20 description.
      (Replacing text across multiple files): Fix name of dired command.
      (Disabling backups): Use require not load.
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      * simple.el (kill-visual-line): Rewrite (Bug#3437). Don't try to · ad4c1f62
      Chong Yidong authored
      handle kill-whole-line, as it doesn't make sense in this context.
    • Bill Wohler's avatar
      Update for MH-E release 8.2. · d1d87851
      Bill Wohler authored
    • Bill Wohler's avatar
    • Bill Wohler's avatar
      Remove trailing space. · 86e1c36a
      Bill Wohler authored
    • Bill Wohler's avatar
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Remove the term "on-line" (meaning "Info") throughout, since · 85b438b7
      Glenn Morris authored
      in this day and age the common meaning is "on the web".
      (copying): Use @copyright in all cases.
      (Basic keys): Remove reference to deleted manual node "Text Characters".
      (File-name conventions): Use GNU as an example rather than SERVICE.
      default.el lives in site-lisp.  Update Info directory location.
      (Real meaning of copyleft): GPL actions have been brought, but all
      settled out of court.
      (Guidelines for newsgroup postings): Shorten section title.
      Simplify comp.emacs description.
      (Newsgroup archives): Change Google URL.  Describe Gmane.
      (Unsubscribing from Emacs lists): Remove discussion of "distribution
      points".  Mention List-Unsubscribe header.
      (Contacting the FSF): Update email and URLs.
      (Basic editing): Mention F1 for help.
      (Installing Texinfo documentation): Refer to Texinfo website rather
      than ftp server.
      (Printing a Texinfo file): Mention texi2pdf.
      (Informational files for Emacs): Don't describe FTP or SERVICE, they
      are just stubs nowadays.
      (Latest version of Emacs): Explain version numbers.
      (Spell-checkers, Checking TeX and *roff documents): Remove sections.
      (Turning on syntax highlighting): No need to mention hilit19 any more.
      (Finding Emacs on the Internet): Refer to URLs rather than DISTRIB, FTP.
      (Modes for various languages): Remove section.
      (Major packages and programs): Remove most version and maintainer
      information - it's hard to keep up-to-date, and adds nothing.
      Similarly with direct links to mailing lists.
      (Spell-checkers): Rename node from Ispell.  Mention Aspell and Hunspell.
      (Mailcrypt): Remove section - mailcrypt has not been updated in mnay
      years, and Emacs comes with tools for this now.
      (Patch): Remove section - this is a standard tool.
      (Using function keys under X): Remove section.
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Describe buffer-face-mode properly. · 60959d23
      Chong Yidong authored
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      * configure.in: Delete mac-fix-env target, which has been · 60cf1d09
      Chong Yidong authored
      removed (Bug#3531).