1. 26 Apr, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Add "et al." to authors for emacs and elisp manuals. · 1a72be46
      Glenn Morris authored
      This seems only fair, since there have been a large number of
      contributors since the original ones.
      
      * doc/emacs/emacs.texi:
      * doc/lispref/book-spine.texi, doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi:
      * doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      Add "et al." to authors.
      1a72be46
  2. 21 Apr, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Bump lispref version · 0dc91072
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      Bump VERSION and DATE (in case we forgoet to do it later).
      I don't know what VERSION means, but it should be bigger than before.
      Note that README no longer mentions these.
      0dc91072
  3. 20 Apr, 2012 1 commit
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      More small edits for doc/lispref/minibuf.texi · b58b1df8
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      * doc/lispref/minibuf.texi (Completion):
      Update "High-Level Completion" description.
      
      * doc/lispref/minibuf.texi (Basic Completion):
      No need to describe obarrays here.
      Don't mention obsolete `nospace' argument of all-completions.
      (Minibuffer Completion, Completion Commands, Reading File Names)
      (Completion Variables): Copyedits.
      (Completion Commands): Mention parent keymaps.
      Remove obsolete minibuffer-local-filename-must-match-map.
      (High-Level Completion): Remove read-variable's almost
      word-for-word duplication of read-command.
      b58b1df8
  4. 19 Apr, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      More small edits for doc/lispref/minibuf.texi · c0ea08d2
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/minibuf.texi (Object from Minibuffer):
      Remove overly pedantic paragraph.
      (Minibuffer History): Copyedits.  Add face-name-history.
      (Initial Input, Yes-or-No Queries, Multiple Queries)
      (Minibuffer Windows, Minibuffer Misc): Copyedits.
      (Yes-or-No Queries): Tweak example.
      (Minibuffer Commands): Add next-complete-history-element.
      (Minibuffer Misc): Mention minibuffer-message-timeout, and
      minibuffer-inactive-mode.
      
      * doc/lispref/minibuf.texi (Minibuffers):
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      Fix minibuffer subsection order.
      
      * lisp/subr.el: Comment.
      c0ea08d2
  5. 12 Apr, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      New Lisp manual nodes, Applying Customizations and Custom Themes. · 81927dd2
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/customize.texi (Applying Customizations):
      (Custom Themes): New nodes.
      
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (Defining Faces): Reference custom-set-faces.
      
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Defining Minor Modes, Defining Minor Modes):
      * doc/lispref/os.texi (Startup Summary): Copyedits.
      
      * doc/emacs/custom.texi (Creating Custom Themes): Add reference to Custom
      Themes node in Lisp manual.
      
      * lisp/custom.el (custom-theme-set-variables): Doc fix.
      81927dd2
  6. 05 Apr, 2012 1 commit
  7. 04 Apr, 2012 2 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Document completion-extra-properties in Lisp manual. · 321cc491
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/minibuf.texi (Programmed Completion): Remove obsolete variable
      completion-annotate-function.
      (Completion Variables): Rename from Completion Styles.  Document
      completion-extra-properties.  Document completion-styles-alist
      change.
      
      * lisp/minibuffer.el (completion-extra-properties): Doc fix.
      321cc491
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Several miscellaneous doc changes. · 3d439cd1
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (Delayed Warnings): New node.
      
      * doc/misc/gnus-faq.texi (FAQ 8-2): Mention EasyPG.
      
      * doc/misc/gnus.texi: Reduce references to obsolete pgg library.
      (Security): Note that epg is now the default.
      
      * doc/misc/message.texi (Using PGP/MIME): Note that epg is now the default.
      
      * doc/misc/nxml-mode.texi (Completion): C-RET is no longer bound to
      nxml-complete.
      
      * lisp/subr.el (delayed-warnings-hook): Doc fix.
      
      * src/keyboard.c (Vdelayed_warnings_list): Doc fix.
      3d439cd1
  8. 03 Apr, 2012 1 commit
  9. 25 Mar, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Updates to Display chapter of Lisp manual. · 9a69676a
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (Fringes): Note that fringes are shown on graphical
      displays only.
      (Fringe Size/Pos, Fringe Bitmaps, Making Buttons): Clarifications.
      (Replacing Specs): Clarify example.
      (Manipulating Buttons): Note that button-at can return a marker.
      (Buttons): Minor rewrite.
      (Character Display): New node.  Consolidate all character display
      related nodes into its subsections.
      (Usual Display): Character 127 is also affected by ctl-arrow.
      (Display Tables): Improve example.
      
      * lisp/button.el (button-at): Minor addition to docstring.
      9a69676a
  10. 08 Mar, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      More updates to Text chapter of Lisp manual. · 483ab230
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/text.texi (Mode-Specific Indent): Document new behavior of
      indent-for-tab-command.  Document tab-always-indent.
      (Special Properties): Copyedits.
      (Checksum/Hash): Improve secure-hash doc.  Do not recommend MD5.
      (Parsing HTML/XML): Rename from Parsing HTML.  Update doc of
      libxml-parse-html-region.
      483ab230
  11. 04 Mar, 2012 2 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update Frames chapter of Lisp manager. Document clipboard manager. · a08a07e3
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/killing.texi (Clipboard): Document clipboard manager.
      
      * doc/lispref/windows.texi (Basic Windows, Coordinates and Windows)
      (Coordinates and Windows):
      * display.texi (Refresh Screen, Line Height, Face Attributes)
      (Overlay Arrow, Beeping, Glyphless Chars): Likewise.
      
      * doc/lispref/frames.texi (Frames): Remove little-used "terminal frame" and
      "window frame" terminology.
      (Frame Parameters, Font and Color Parameters, Initial Parameters)
      (Size and Position, Visibility of Frames): Callers changed.
      (Frames): Clarify which terminals in framep are graphical.
      (Initial Parameters): --geometry is not the only option which adds
      to initial-frame-alist.
      (Position Parameters): Note that icon-left and icon-top are for
      old window managers only.
      (Size Parameters): Sizes are in characters even on graphical
      displays.
      (Management Parameters): Note that window-id and outer-window-id
      can't really be changed, and that auto-raise isn't always obeyed.
      (Cursor Parameters): Document cursor-type explicitly.
      (Size and Position): The aliases set-screen-height and
      set-screen-width have been deleted.
      (Visibility of Frames): Mention "minimization".
      
      * doc/lispref/os.texi (Startup Summary): Minor clarifications.
      (Startup Summary, Suspending Emacs): Standardize on "text
      terminal" terminology.
      a08a07e3
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Checked lispref/abbrevs.texi · ea16568d
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/abbrevs.texi: Small copyedits throughout.
      (Abbrev Mode): Remove this section, folding it into the top-level.
      (Abbrev Tables): Don't mention irrelevant return values.
      (Abbrev Expansion): Add cross-ref for wrapper hooks.
      (Standard Abbrev Tables): Emacs Lisp mode now has its own table.
      (Abbrev Table Properties): Update nil :regexp description.
      
      * lisp/abbrev.el (copy-abbrev-table, abbrev-table-p)
      (abbrev-minor-mode-table-alist, define-abbrev, abbrev-insert)
      (expand-abbrev, define-abbrev-table): Doc fixes.
      
      * admin/FOR-RELEASE: Related markup.
      ea16568d
  12. 02 Mar, 2012 1 commit
  13. 29 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Use "" quotes in menus · 775b55af
      Glenn Morris authored
      This is already used in most places. ``...'' does not get specially
      converted by texinfo in @menu descriptions.
      
      * doc/emacs/emacs.texi, doc/emacs/help.texi, doc/emacs/text.texi:
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      * doc/misc/sem-user.texi, doc/misc/url.texi, doc/misc/woman.texi:
      Use "" quotes in menus.
      775b55af
  14. 28 Feb, 2012 2 commits
  15. 25 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Checked errors.texi · 7e05b1ec
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/errors.texi: Don't try to list _all_ the error symbols.
      Add circular-list, cl-assertion-failed, compression-error.
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      * doc/lispref/control.texi (Error Symbols): Tweak "Standard Errors" description.
      * admin/FOR-RELEASE: Related markup.
      7e05b1ec
  16. 21 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update Files chapter in Lisp manual. · a59225b1
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/files.texi (Files): Mention magic file names as arguments.
      (Reading from Files): Copyedits.
      (File Attributes): Mention how to change file modes.
      (Changing Files): Use standard "file permissions" terminology.
      Add xref to File Attributes node.
      (Locating Files): Document locate-user-emacs-file.
      (Unique File Names): Recommend against using make-temp-name.
      
      * src/buffer.c (Fget_file_buffer): Protect against invalid file
      handler return value.
      
      * src/fileio.c (Vfile_name_handler_alist): Doc fix.
      a59225b1
  17. 19 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Updates to Documentation chapter of Lisp manual. · 8376d7c2
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/help.texi (Documentation, Documentation Basics, Help Functions):
      Minor clarifications.
      (Accessing Documentation): Clarify what documentation-property is
      for.  Add xref to Keys in Documentation.
      
      * doc/lispref/macros.texi (Defining Macros):
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Derived Modes): Say "documentation string" instead
      of docstring.
      
      * doc/lispref/tips.texi (Documentation Tips): Don't recommend using * in
      docstrings.
      8376d7c2
  18. 18 Feb, 2012 1 commit
  19. 16 Feb, 2012 2 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update Syntax chapter of Lisp manual. · 4230351b
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/syntax.texi (Syntax Tables, Syntax Descriptors)
      (Syntax Table Functions): Copyedits.
      (Syntax Basics): Don't repeat the material in the preceding node.
      (Syntax Class Table): Use a table.
      (Syntax Properties): Document syntax-propertize-function and
      syntax-propertize-extend-region-functions.
      (Motion via Parsing): Fix indentation.
      (Parser State): Update for the new "c" comment style.  Fix
      description of item 7 (comment style).
      
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Syntactic Font Lock): Add xref to Syntactic Font Lock node.
      4230351b
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Updates to Font Lock docs in Lisp manual. · f700caa3
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Minor Modes): Update how mode commands should treat
      arguments now.
      (Mode Line Basics): Clarify force-mode-line-update.
      (Mode Line Top): Note that the example is not realistic.
      (Mode Line Variables, Mode Line Data, %-Constructs, Header Lines)
      (Emulating Mode Line): Use "mode line" instead of "mode-line", and
      "mode line construct" instead of "mode line specification".
      (Syntactic Font Lock): Remove mention of obsolete variable
      font-lock-syntactic-keywords.
      (Setting Syntax Properties): Node deleted.
      (Font Lock Mode): Note that Font Lock mode is a minor mode.
      (Font Lock Basics): Note that syntactic fontification falls back
      on `syntax-table'.
      (Search-based Fontification): Emphasize that font-lock-keywords
      should not be set directly.
      (Faces for Font Lock): Avoid some confusing terminology.
      (Syntactic Font Lock): Minor clarifications.
      f700caa3
  20. 15 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Docstring and manual updates for completion-at-point-functions. · 60236b0d
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/minibuf.texi (Basic Completion): Define "completion table".
      Move completion-in-region to Completion in Buffers node.
      (Completion Commands): Use "completion table" terminology.
      (Completion in Buffers): New node.
      
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Hooks): add-hook can be used for abnormal hooks too.
      (Setting Hooks): Update minor mode usage example.
      (Major Mode Conventions): Note that completion-at-point-functions
      should be altered locally.  Add xref to Completion in Buffers.
      
      * lisp/minibuffer.el (completion-at-point-functions): Doc fix.
      60236b0d
  21. 11 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update Debugging chapter of Lisp manual. · 355cabc6
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/debugging.texi (Debugging): Copyedits.  Describe testcover, ERT.
      (Error Debugging): Note that debug-ignored-errors overrides list
      values of debug-on-error too.  Add xref to Signaling Errors.  Note
      that debug-on-signal is not customizable.  Mention
      condition-case-unless-debug.
      (Compilation Errors): Node deleted.
      
      * doc/emacs/compile.texi (Compiler Errors): Move a paragraph here from
      deleted node Compilation Errors.
      355cabc6
  22. 10 Feb, 2012 2 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update Compilation and Advice chapters in Lisp manual. · 25dec365
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/advice.texi (Defining Advice): Clarify ad-unadvise.
      (Activation of Advice): Specifying the ACTIVATE flag in defadvice
      is not abnormal.
      (Advising Primitives): Node deleted; ad-define-subr-args has been
      removed.
      
      * doc/lispref/compile.texi (Speed of Byte-Code): Use float-time in example.
      (Compilation Functions): Note that the log uses Compilation mode.
      Don't discuss the contents of byte-code function object here.
      (Compilation Functions): De-document internal function byte-code.
      (Docs and Compilation): Minor clarifications.
      
      * doc/lispref/objects.texi (Byte-Code Type): Add xref to Byte-Code Function
      Objects.
      
      * lisp/emacs-lisp/advice.el: Update commentary to reflect deletion of
      ad-define-subr-args
      25dec365
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Document secure-hash · 5f5e4ea1
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/text.texi (Checksum/Hash): Rename node from MD5 Checksum.
      Mention secure-hash.
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      Update menu entry.
      * etc/NEWS: Related markup.
      5f5e4ea1
  23. 05 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Updates to Macros and Customization chapters of Lisp manual. · 03988c98
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/customize.texi (Common Keywords): Minor clarifications.
      Document custom-unlispify-remove-prefixes.
      (Variable Definitions): Backquotes in defcustom seem to work fine
      now.  Various other copyedits.
      
      * doc/lispref/macros.texi (Expansion): Minor clarification.
      (Backquote): Move node to eval.texi.
      (Defining Macros): Move an example from Backquote node.
      (Argument Evaluation): No need to mention Pascal.
      (Indenting Macros): Add xref to Defining Macros.
      
      * doc/lispref/eval.texi (Backquote): Move from macros.texi.
      
      * lisp/custom.el (defcustom): Doc fix.
      03988c98
  24. 04 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update Functions chapter of Lisp manual; document closures. · 735cc5ca
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/functions.texi (What Is a Function): Add closures.  Mention
      "return value" terminology.  Add xref for command-execute.  Remove
      unused "keystroke command" terminology.
      (Lambda Expressions): Give a different example than in the
      following subsection.  Add xref to Anonymous Functions.
      (Function Documentation): Remove gratuitous markup.
      (Function Names): Move introductory text to `What Is a Function'.
      (Defining Functions): Fix defun argument spec.
      (Anonymous Functions): Document lambda macro explicitly.  Mention
      effects on lexical binding.
      (Function Cells): Downplay direct usage of fset.
      (Closures): New node.
      (Inline Functions): Remove "open-code" terminology.
      (Declaring Functions): Minor tweak; .m is not C code.
      
      * doc/emacs/variables.texi (Variables): Don't refer to "global value".
      (Local Variables, Void Variables): Copyedits.
      (Lexical Binding): Minor clarification of example.
      (File Local Variables): Mention :safe and :risky defcustom args.
      (Lexical Binding): Add xref to Closures node.
      735cc5ca
  25. 03 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Document animated image API · eea14f31
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (GIF Images): Mention animation.
      Remove commented-out old example of animation.
      (Animated Images): New subsection.
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi (Top):
      * doc/lispref/vol1.texi (Top):
      * doc/lispref/vol2.texi (Top): Add Animated Images menu entry.
      
      * lisp/image-mode.el (image-animate-loop, image-toggle-animation): Doc fixes.
      
      * lisp/image.el (image-animated-p): Doc fix.  Use image-animated-types.
      (image-animate-timeout): Doc fix.
      
      * etc/NEWS: Markup.
      eea14f31
  26. 19 Jan, 2012 1 commit
  27. 15 Jan, 2012 1 commit
  28. 11 Jan, 2012 1 commit
  29. 05 Jan, 2012 1 commit
  30. 12 Dec, 2011 1 commit
  31. 18 Oct, 2011 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Edits to Display chapter of Emacs manual. · d366bd53
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/display.texi (Faces): Simplify discussion.  Move documentation
      of list-faces-display here, from Standard Faces node.  Note
      special role of `default' background.
      (Standard Faces): Note special role of `default' background.  Note
      that region face may be taken fom GTK.  Add xref to Text Display.
      (Text Scale): Rename from "Temporary Face Changes".  Callers
      changed.  Don't bother documenting variable-pitch-mode.
      (Font Lock): Copyedits.  Remove font-lock-maximum-size.
      (Useless Whitespace): Simplify description of
      delete-trailing-whitespace.  Note active region case.
      (Text Display): Fix description of escape-glyph face assignment.
      Remove unibye mode discussion.  Update some parts for Unicode.
      Move glyphless chars documentation to Lisp manual.
      
      * doc/emacs/frames.texi (Tooltips): Document x-gtk-use-system-tooltips.
      
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (Glyphless Chars): New node.
      d366bd53
  32. 25 Sep, 2011 1 commit
  33. 24 Sep, 2011 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Document display-buffer and other window changes in Lisp manual. · 0e406a72
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/windows.texi (Window History): New node.  Move text here
      from Buffers and Windows.
      (Switching Buffers): Rename from Displaying Buffers, since we
      don't document display-buffer here; callers changed.  Document
      FORCE-SAME-WINDOW arg to switch-to-buffer and
      switch-to-buffer-other-frame.  Delete duplicate
      replace-buffer-in-windows doc.
      (Choosing Window): Document display actions.
      0e406a72
  34. 30 Aug, 2011 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Document new Emacs 24 faces in Lisp manual. · 35137ed3
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (Basic Faces): New node.  Document new faces.
      
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Major Mode Conventions): Move some text there.
      (Mode Help): Remove major-mode var, duplicated in Major Modes.
      35137ed3
  35. 29 Aug, 2011 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update and edit manual sections on major modes. · 3fd50d5c
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/modes.texi (Choosing Modes): auto-mode-case-fold is now t.
      
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Basic Major Modes): New node.  Callers updated.
      (Major Modes): Document fundamental-mode and major-mode.
      (Major Mode Basics): Node deleted; text moved to Major Modes.
      (Derived Modes): Document derived-mode-p.
      3fd50d5c