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FW: Minor doc bug

From: Derose, Steve (NIH/NLM/NCBI) [C]
Subject: FW: Minor doc bug
Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2006 13:18:17 -0500

The man page for emacs doesn't mention that the +n option (to start up at a certain line of a file) apparently only applies to the very next file listed.
For example, if I say
   emacs +10 foo bar
the cursor shows up in bar, at line 1 not 10. But if I say
   emacs +10 foo +10 bar
then the cursor does show up at line 10 of file bar. Seems like the right behavior, but it seems to me the man page should mention this under +n.  
Also, the man (at least the version here page points to bug-gnu-emacs@prep.ai.mit.edu.
This is emacs 21.2.4, btw.
Steve DeRose (contractor)
National Center for Biotechnology Information

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