1. 24 Nov, 2012 1 commit
  2. 20 Nov, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Make a start on a Profiling section in the lispref · 5b776637
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/debugging.texi (Profiling): New section, in progress.
      * doc/lispref/tips.texi (Compilation Tips): Move profiling to separate section.
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi: Add Profiling to detailed menu.
      5b776637
  3. 07 Nov, 2012 1 commit
    • Martin Rudalics's avatar
      Fix and rewrite doc on window recombining facilities. · fdaf534a
      Martin Rudalics authored
      * window.c (Fsplit_window_internal): Set combination limit of
      new parent window to t iff Vwindow_combination_limit is t;
      fixing a regression introduced with the change from 2012-09-22.
      (Fwindow_combination_limit, Fset_window_combination_limit): Fix
      doc-strings.
      
      * elisp.texi (Top): Add Recombining Windows to menu.
      * windows.texi (Recombining Windows): New subsection.
      (Splitting Windows): Rewrite text on handling of window
      combinations and move it to new subsection.
      fdaf534a
  4. 06 Nov, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Add some documentation on defining new generalized variables · ebdbfb95
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/variables.texi (Setting Generalized Variables):
      Split most of previous contents into this subsection.
      (Adding Generalized Variables): New subsection.
      
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi:
      Add Generalized Variables subsections to detailed menu.
      
      * etc/NEWS: Mention some gv.el macros by name.
      ebdbfb95
  5. 27 Oct, 2012 1 commit
    • 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.
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  6. 24 Oct, 2012 1 commit
  7. 30 Sep, 2012 1 commit
    • 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
  8. 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
  9. 04 Aug, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Doc fixes and improvements for syntax tables. · 02676e5d
      Chong Yidong authored
      * src/syntax.c (Fmodify_syntax_entry): Doc fix.
      
      * doc/lispref/syntax.texi (Syntax Basics): Rearrange the text for clarity.
      Fix description of syntax table inheritance.
      (Syntax Table Functions): Don't refer to internal contents of
      syntax table, since that is not explained yet.  Copyedits.
      (Standard Syntax Tables): Node deleted.
      (Syntax Table Internals): Misc clarifications.  Improve table
      formatting.
      
      * doc/lispref/keymaps.texi (Inheritance and Keymaps):
      * doc/lispref/text.texi (Sticky Properties): Tweak index entry.
      02676e5d
  10. 25 Jul, 2012 1 commit
  11. 06 Jul, 2012 1 commit
    • Chong Yidong's avatar
      Misc fixes for Lisp manual. · d4913798
      Chong Yidong authored
      * doc/lispref/intro.texi (A Sample Function Description): Fix incorrect
      markup, undoing previous change.
      (A Sample Variable Description): Minor clarifications and markup
      improvements.
      
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi (Top):
      * doc/lispref/text.texi (Text): Fix menu order.
      d4913798
  12. 11 Jun, 2012 1 commit
  13. 27 May, 2012 1 commit
  14. 09 May, 2012 1 commit
  15. 08 May, 2012 1 commit
  16. 04 May, 2012 1 commit
  17. 01 May, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Only print the edition number of the manuals in the TeX version · bbba8869
      Glenn Morris authored
      Frankly, I think the edition conveys little to no information.
      The version number of Emacs is much more relevant.
      No-one seems to know what the rules are for updating the edition anyway...
      
      * doc/emacs/emacs.texi (@copying): Only print EDITION in the TeX version.
      
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi (@copying):
      * doc/lispref/intro.texi (Introduction): Only print VERSION in the TeX version.
      bbba8869
  18. 26 Apr, 2012 2 commits
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      Some menu fixes for doc/lispref · cf988578
      Glenn Morris authored
      * doc/lispref/elisp.texi, doc/lispref/vol1.texi, doc/lispref/vol2.texi:
      Some fixes for detailed menu.
      
      * doc/lispref/modes.texi (Major Modes, Auto-Indentation):
      * doc/lispref/buffers.texi (Buffers): Some fixes for menu descriptions.
      cf988578
    • 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
  19. 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
  20. 20 Apr, 2012 1 commit
    • Glenn Morris's avatar
      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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 05 Apr, 2012 1 commit
  24. 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
  25. 03 Apr, 2012 1 commit
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 02 Mar, 2012 1 commit
  30. 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
  31. 28 Feb, 2012 2 commits
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 18 Feb, 2012 1 commit
  36. 16 Feb, 2012 1 commit
    • 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