1. 03 Nov, 2012 2 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Clarify documentation about escape sequences in strings. · 2395ab64
      Chong Yidong authored
      * objects.texi (General Escape Syntax): Clarify the explanation of
      escape sequences.
      (Non-ASCII in Strings): Clarify when a string is unibyte vs
      multibyte.  Hex escapes do not automatically make a string multibyte.
      2395ab64
    • Martin Rudalics's avatar
      Doc changes related to displaying buffers and quitting windows. · 43bcfda6
      Martin Rudalics authored
      * window.el (switch-to-visible-buffer)
      (switch-to-buffer-preserve-window-point): Fix doc-strings.
      
      * windows.texi (Switching Buffers): Document option
      switch-to-buffer-preserve-window-point.
      (Display Action Functions): Document window-height and
      window-width alist entries.
      (Display Action Functions): Document
      display-buffer-below-selected and
      display-buffer-in-previous-window.
      (Quitting Windows): Document quit-restore-window.  Rewrite
      section.
      (Window Configurations): In window-state-get mention that
      argument window must be valid.
      (Window Parameters): Document quit-restore window parameter
      (Bug#12158).
      43bcfda6
  2. 31 Oct, 2012 5 commits
  3. 30 Oct, 2012 2 commits
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      More small manual updates for cl.texi · 516e1a08
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/misc/cl.texi (Setf Extensions): Partially restore note about cl-getf,
      mainly moved to lispref/variables.texi.
      (Property Lists): Fix cl-getf typos.
      
      * doc/lispref/variables.texi (Generalized Variables): Fix typo.
      516e1a08
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Document more Emacs 24.3 changes. · e29e39c9
      Chong Yidong authored
      * frames.texi (Visibility of Frames): Document tty-top-frame.
      
      * loading.texi (Autoload): Document autoloadp, autoload-do-load.
      
      * symbols.texi (Symbol Plists): Document function-get.
      e29e39c9
  4. 28 Oct, 2012 2 commits
  5. 27 Oct, 2012 3 commits
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Move generalized variable documentation from misc/cl.texi to lispref · 5887564d
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/variables.texi (Generalized Variables): New section,
      adapted from misc/cl.texi.
      
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi (Top): Add Generalized Variables to menu.
      
      * doc/lispref/lists.texi (List Elements, List Variables):
      Mention generalized variables.
      
      * doc/misc/cl.texi (Control Structure): Update for setf now being in core.
      (Setf Extensions): Rename from Basic Setf.  Move much of the
      former content to lispref/variables.texi.
      (Modify Macros): Move pop, push details to lispref/variables.texi.
      (Customizing Setf): Copyedits for setf etc being in core.
      (Modify Macros, Efficiency Concerns, Porting Common Lisp):
      Further namespaces updates.
      5887564d
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
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    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      More Emacs 24.3 documentation updates. · 05b621a6
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/building.texi (Compilation): Document compilation-always-kill.
      
      * doc/emacs/files.texi (Misc File Ops): Symbolic links on Windows only work
      on Vista and later.
      
      * doc/emacs/frames.texi (Mouse Avoidance): Mention new variable
      mouse-avoidance-banish-position.
      
      * doc/emacs/mule.texi (Recognize Coding): Remove an unreferenced vindex.
      
      * doc/emacs/package.texi (Package Menu): Document the "new" status.
      
      * doc/emacs/programs.texi (Which Function): Which Function mode now works in
      all major modes by default.
      
      * doc/emacs/search.texi (Symbol Search): New node.
      
      * doc/emacs/windows.texi (Window Choice): Don't refer to the obsolete
      special-display feature.
      
      * commands.texi (Event Input Misc): Remove last-input-char.
      (Command Loop Info): Remove last-command-char.
      
      * display.texi (Fringe Bitmaps): Add exclamation-mark bitmap.
      
      * frames.texi (Initial Parameters): Don't mention the obsolete
      special-display feature.
      
      * hooks.texi (Standard Hooks): Remove obsolete hooks.
      
      * markers.texi (Information from Markers): Remove obsolete
      function buffer-has-markers-at.
      
      * minibuf.texi (High-Level Completion): Don't mention removed
      function iswitchb-read-buffer.
      
      * text.texi (Yanking): Document yank-handled-properties.
      
      * windows.texi (Choosing Window): Don't mention the obsolete
      special display feature.
      (Choosing Window Options): Remove obsolete special-display
      variables, and the functions special-display-p and
      special-display-popup-frame.
      
      * subr.el (insert-buffer-substring-as-yank): Doc fix.
      05b621a6
  6. 24 Oct, 2012 3 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Document some Emacs 24.3 changes. · cd996018
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/dired.texi (Dired Deletion, Marks vs Flags): Document Emacs 24.3
      changes to the mark and unmark commands.
      (Comparison in Dired): Document chages to dired-diff.  Remove M-=,
      which is no longer bound to dired-backup-diff.
      
      * doc/emacs/mule.texi (Text Coding): set-buffer-file-coding-system can now
      be invoked from the mode line.
      
      * lisp/dired.el (dired-mark, dired-unmark, dired-flag-file-deletion):
      Doc fix.
      cd996018
    • Paul Eggert's avatar
      Update manual for new time stamp format. · 72ec96fb
      Paul Eggert authored
      These instances were missed the first time around.
      Problem reported by Glenn Morris in <http://bugs.gnu.org/12706#25>.
      * doc/lispintro/emacs-lisp-intro.texi (Files List):
      * doc/lispref/buffers.texi (Modification Time):
      * doc/lispref/files.texi (Testing Accessibility, File Attributes):
      * doc/lispref/intro.texi (Version Info):
      * doc/lispref/os.texi (Time of Day):
      * doc/misc/emacs-mime.texi (time-date): 
      Update for new time stamp format (HIGH LOW MICROSEC PICOSEC).
      * doc/misc/emacs-mime.texi (time-date): 
      Also, fix bogus time stamp and modernize a bit.
      72ec96fb
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Improve documentation of easy-menu-define. · 75e8f9d2
      Chong Yidong authored
      * lisp/emacs-lisp/easymenu.el (easy-menu-define): Doc fix.
      
      * doc/lispref/keymaps.texi (Toolkit Differences): Node deleted.
      (Easy Menu): New node.
      
      Fixes: debbugs:12628
      75e8f9d2
  7. 23 Oct, 2012 4 commits
    • Stefan Monnier's avatar
      Cleanup uses of "-hooks". · d1069532
      Stefan Monnier authored
      * doc/emacs/custom.texi (Hooks):
      * doc/lispref/hooks.texi (Standard Hooks): Clarify that -hooks is deprecated.
      
      * lisp/gnus/nndiary.el (nndiary-request-create-group-functions)
      (nndiary-request-update-info-functions)
      (nndiary-request-accept-article-functions):
      * lisp/gnus/gnus-start.el (gnus-subscribe-newsgroup-functions):
      * lisp/cedet/semantic/db-file.el (semanticdb-save-database-functions):
      * lisp/cedet/semantic/lex.el (semantic-lex-reset-functions):
      * lisp/cedet/semantic/edit.el (semantic-change-functions)
      (semantic-edits-new-change-functions)
      (semantic-edits-delete-change-functions)
      (semantic-edits-reparse-change-functions):
      * lisp/htmlfontify.el (hfy-post-html-hook):
      * lisp/filesets.el (filesets-cache-fill-content-hook):
      * lisp/arc-mode.el (archive-extract-hook):
      * lisp/progmodes/cc-mode.el (c-prepare-bug-report-hook):
      * lisp/net/rcirc.el (rcirc-sentinel-functions)
      (rcirc-receive-message-functions, rcirc-activity-functions)
      (rcirc-print-functions):
      * lisp/net/dbus.el (dbus-event-error-functions):
      * lisp/emacs-lisp/eieio.el (eieio-pre-method-execution-functions):
      * lisp/emacs-lisp/checkdoc.el (checkdoc-style-functions)
      (checkdoc-comment-style-functions): Don't use "-hooks" suffix.
      
      * lisp/term/sun.el (sun-raw-prefix-hooks):
      * lisp/mail/sendmail.el (mail-yank-hooks):
      * lisp/mh-e/mh-letter.el (mh-yank-hooks): Use make-obsolete-variable.
      d1069532
    • Paul Eggert's avatar
      Fix outdated timestamp documentation in Elisp manual. · c4132fd4
      Paul Eggert authored
      * doc/lispref/files.texi (File Attributes):
      * doc/lispref/text.texi (Undo):
      Time stamp resolution is now 1 picosecond, not 1 second.
      * etc/NEWS: Document increased precision in undo list.
      
      Fixes: debbugs:12706
      c4132fd4
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Make unused variable font-list-limit obsolete, and move it out of C. · 49238e7f
      Chong Yidong authored
      * display.texi (Font Lookup): Remove font-list-limit.
      
      * lisp/startup.el (command-line):
      * lisp/cus-start.el: Don't refer to font-list-limit.
      
      * lisp/faces.el (font-list-limit): Define as an obsolete variable.
      
      * xfaces.c (Vfont_list_limit): Move unused variable to faces.el.
      49238e7f
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      * doc/lispref/keymaps.texi (Key Sequences): Avoid referring to Edit Macro mode. · 1fb3aa3f
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/kmacro.texi (Edit Keyboard Macro): Fix typo.
      
      Fixes: debbugs:12529
      1fb3aa3f
  8. 22 Oct, 2012 3 commits
  9. 15 Oct, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      More documentation fixes for changes to defun, defmacro, etc. · d18a0d24
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/functions.texi (Anonymous Functions): Explicitly list the
      docstring, declare, and interactive arguments to lambda.
      (Defining Functions): Likewise for defun.
      (Inline Functions): Likewise for defsubst.
      (Declare Form): Tweak description.
      
      * doc/lispref/macros.texi (Defining Macros):  defmacro is now a macro.
      Explicitly list the docstring and declare arguments.
      
      * emacs-lisp/byte-run.el (defsubst): Doc fix.
      d18a0d24
  10. 13 Oct, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Document 24.3 ImageMagick changes. · 73f2b4ab
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/files.texi (File Conveniences): ImageMagick enabled by default.
      
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (ImageMagick Images): ImageMagick enabled by default.
      73f2b4ab
  11. 10 Oct, 2012 1 commit
  12. 05 Oct, 2012 1 commit
  13. 03 Oct, 2012 1 commit
  14. 01 Oct, 2012 1 commit
  15. 30 Sep, 2012 2 commits
    • Paul Eggert's avatar
      file-attributes has a new optional arg FOLLOW-SYMLINKS. · e7a2937b
      Paul Eggert authored
      * doc/lispref/files.texi (File Attributes): Describe it.
      (Magic File Names): Use it.
      * etc/NEWS: Document the change.
      * lisp/files.el (remote-file-name-inhibit-cache):
      * lisp/time.el (display-time-file-nonempty-p): Use it.
      * lisp/files.el (after-find-file): Don't chase links before calling
      file-exists-p, as file-exists-p already does the right thing.
      * src/dired.c (directory_files_internal, Ffile_attributes):
      New arg follow_symlinks.  All uses changed.
      e7a2937b
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Update docs for a bunch of 24.3 changes. · 48de8b12
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/emacs/killing.texi (Rectangles): Document copy-rectangle-as-kill.
      
      * doc/emacs/search.texi (Special Isearch): Document the lax space search
      feature and M-s SPC.
      (Regexp Search): Move main search-whitespace-regexp description to
      Special Isearch.
      (Replace): Document replace-lax-whitespace.
      
      * doc/emacs/basic.texi (Position Info): Document C-u M-=.
      (Moving Point): Document move-to-column.
      
      * doc/emacs/display.texi (Useless Whitespace): Add delete-trailing-lines.
      
      * doc/emacs/misc.texi (emacsclient Options): Document the effect of
      initial-buffer-choice on client frames.  Document server-auth-dir.
      Do not document server-host, which is bad security practice.
      
      * doc/emacs/building.texi (Lisp Libraries): Docstring lookups can trigger
      autoloading.  Document help-enable-auto-load.
      
      * doc/emacs/mini.texi (Yes or No Prompts): New node.
      
      * doc/emacs/ack.texi (Acknowledgments): Remove obsolete packages.
      
      * doc/lispref/commands.texi (Click Events): Define "mouse position list".
      Remove mention of unimplemented horizontal scroll bars.
      (Drag Events, Motion Events): Refer to "mouse position list".
      (Accessing Mouse): Document posnp.
      
      * doc/lispref/errors.texi (Standard Errors): Tweak arith-error description.
      Tweak markup.  Remove domain-error and friends, which seem to be
      unused after the floating-point code revamp.
      
      * doc/lispref/functions.texi (Obsolete Functions): Obsolescence also affects
      documentation commands.  Various clarifications.
      (Declare Form): New node.
      
      * doc/lispref/loading.texi (Autoload):
      * doc/lispref/help.texi (Documentation Basics): The special sequences can
      trigger autoloading.
      
      * doc/lispref/macros.texi (Defining Macros): Move description of `declare' to
      Declare Form node.
      
      * doc/lispref/numbers.texi (Integer Basics): Copyedits.
      (Float Basics): Consider IEEE floating point always available.
      (Random Numbers): Document actual limits.
      (Arithmetic Operations): Clarify division by zero.  Don't mention
      the machine-independence of negative division since it does not
      happen in practice.
      
      * doc/lispref/os.texi (Idle Timers): Minor clarifications.
      (User Identification): Add system-users and system-groups.
      
      * doc/lispref/strings.texi (String Basics): Copyedits.
      
      * lisp/minibuffer.el (minibuffer-local-filename-syntax): Doc fix.
      
      * lisp/server.el (server-host): Document the security implications.
      (server-auth-key): Doc fix.
      
      * lisp/startup.el (initial-buffer-choice): Doc fix.
      
      * src/fns.c (Frandom): Doc fix.
      48de8b12
  16. 25 Sep, 2012 1 commit
  17. 23 Sep, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Doc updates for read-only-mode. · e109c4a6
      Chong Yidong authored
      * buffers.texi (Misc Buffer): Replace toggle-read-only with
      read-only-mode.
      
      * files.texi (Visiting): Likewise.
      
      * backups.texi (Auto-Saving): Refer to Minor Mode Conventions for
      calling conventions.
      
      * buffers.texi (Read Only Buffers): Document read-only-mode.
      
      * keymaps.texi (Alias Menu Items): Replace toggle-read-only with
      read-only-mode.
      e109c4a6
  18. 22 Sep, 2012 4 commits
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Misc doc fixes. · c88b867f
      Chong Yidong authored
      * searching.texi (Replacing Match): Minor clarification.
      
      * lisp/repeat.el (repeat): Doc fix.
      
      * lisp/simple.el (shell-command-on-region): Doc fix.
      
      * lisp/emacs-lisp/easy-mmode.el (define-minor-mode): Doc fix.
      
      * cmds.c (Fforward_char, Fbackward_char): Doc fix.
      
      * editfns.c (Fline_beginning_position): Doc fix.
      (Fline_end_position): Doc fix.
      
      * minibuf.c (Finternal_complete_buffer): Doc fix.
      
      * search.c (Freplace_match): Doc fix.
      
      Fixes: debbugs:12325 debbugs:12391 debbugs:12416 debbugs:12414 debbugs:10909 debbugs:12348
      c88b867f
    • Eli Zaretskii's avatar
      287d7455
    • Eli Zaretskii's avatar
      Fix bugs #12447 and #12326 with infloop causes by idle timers, update docs. · df9685f3
      Eli Zaretskii authored
       src/keyboard.c (timer_check_2): Move calculation of 'timers' and
       'idle_timers' from here ...
       (timer_check): ... to here.  Use Fcopy_sequence to copy the timer
       lists, to avoid infloops when the timer does something stupid,
       like reinvoke itself with the same or smaller time-out.
      
       lisp/emacs-lisp/timer.el (run-with-idle-timer)
       (timer-activate-when-idle): Warn against reinvoking an idle timer
       from within its own timer action.
      
       doc/lispref/os.texi (Idle Timers): Warn against reinvoking an idle timer
       from within its own timer action.
      df9685f3
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      * frames.texi (Pop-Up Menus): Minor clarification for x-popup-menu. · 47133380
      Chong Yidong authored
      Fixes: debbugs:11148
      47133380
  19. 21 Sep, 2012 1 commit
  20. 18 Sep, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Doc fixes for defface and friends. · ed1f0bd3
      Chong Yidong authored
      * lisp/cus-edit.el (custom-unlispify-remove-prefixes): Add warning.
      
      * lisp/custom.el (defface): Doc fix.
      
      * doc/lispref/customize.texi (Customization): Define customization more
      carefully.
      (Common Keywords): Add xref to Constant Variables.
      
      * doc/lispref/display.texi (Faces): Discuss anonymous faces.
      (Face Attributes): Tweak intro.
      (Defining Faces): Move after the Face Attributes node.  Copyedits.
      (Displaying Faces): Describe role of inheritance.
      
      * doc/lispref/variables.texi (Defining Variables): Link to defcustom's node
      instead of the higher-level Customization chapter.
      
      Fixes: debbugs:11440
      ed1f0bd3