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VC key bindings not documented in mode help

From: era eriksson
Subject: VC key bindings not documented in mode help
Date: Thu, 7 Jun 2001 00:05:47 +0300

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In GNU Emacs 20.3.2 (i386-debian-linux-gnu, X toolkit)
 of Thu Jan 28 1999 on raven
configured using `configure  i386-debian-linux-gnu --prefix=/usr 
--sharedstatedir=/var/lib --libexecdir=/usr/lib --localstatedir=/var/lib 
--infodir=/usr/info --with-pop=yes --with-x=yes --with-x-toolkit=yes'

Please describe exactly what actions triggered the bug
and the precise symptoms of the bug:

When you press C-h m in a buffer which is under version control via
VC, there is no documentation for the C-x v something keys in the mode

There is actually some documentation, but it is in the docstring for
vc-log-mode, where nobody is likely to ever look for it. (I found out
only by stumbling over it in the source file vc.el.)

Since VC is a bit tricky in comparison with other minor modes, I'm not
sure if it's possible to somehow get this documentation into C-h m
mode help painlessly, but at the very least, the function vc-mode
could be defined solely because it's a more likely place for people to

Recent input:
C-s v m backspace c C-s C-s return C-s C V S return 
C-x o C-h v C-g C-h f v c - l o g - m m backspace tab 
return C-x o tab return escape < C-s v c - l o g - 
m o d e return up up up up up up up up up up up up 
up up up up up up up C-s C-s C-s C-s C-s C-s C-s return 
C-x o C-x o escape x s u tab backspace backspace r 
e p o tab r t - e tab return

Recent messages:
Type C-x 1 to remove help window.  M-C-v to scroll the help.
C-x v k is undefined
C-x v C-h is undefined
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