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Re: Glossary for strange terms used in functions ??


From: Camille Bourgoin
Subject: Re: Glossary for strange terms used in functions ??
Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2007 19:32:35 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.110006 (No Gnus v0.6) Emacs/21.4 (gnu/linux)

William Case <address@hidden> writes:

> Hi;
>
> Just a quick little question.  Don't lose sleep over it.
>
> As I find my way around emacs and rudimentary lisp, I keep coming across
> terms used mainly in function or commands like '-hungary-',
> '-electric-', '-advertised-'.  It is fairly easy to puzzle out why some
> are used.  They convey a description of the purpose or actions of a
> command or function -- sort of.  Other terms leave me completely
> baffled.
>
> I have checked EmacsWiki and Info.  Their glossaries deal with
> definitions of things like 'mark' and 'point', 'buffer' and 'frame'.  I
> have used emacs for long enough to understand those.
>
> So my question is; Where can I find a list of explanations for the use
> of words like '-hungary-', '-electric-', '-advertised-' etc.?
>
> -- 
> Regards Bill
>
>
>
C-h i  ,  m  , Emacs , TAB TAB TAB TAB TAB ENTER (Glossary)

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Camille "Mesmento" Bourgoin
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