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RE: doc for locate-file - unclear, typos

From: Drew Adams
Subject: RE: doc for locate-file - unclear, typos
Date: Sat, 9 Feb 2008 07:55:07 -0800

> > The Elisp manual also has some typos: It has several cross refs that
> > are followed by periods, all within parentheses in the middle of
> > sentences.
> These are not typos: an xref in parens (a.k.a. pxref) is followed by a
> period in Info if the source Texinfo specified a second argument for
> that pxref.
> > And one of these is split over two lines, with the period following
> > the newline.
> That's because Emacs tries to remove part of the pxref when it
> displays it.  It's a (mis)feature, not a bug.
> Thanks for reporting this, nonetheless.

I was afraid this might be the case. Too bad. Looks worse than if the entire
source text were present, IMO. But no biggee.

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