[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

bug#11327: 24.1.50; doc of `dired-do-create-files' refers user to undocu

From: Drew Adams
Subject: bug#11327: 24.1.50; doc of `dired-do-create-files' refers user to undocumented var/fn
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2012 10:10:13 -0700

The doc string says:
... "The way the default for the target directory is computed depends on
the value of `dired-dwim-target-directory'."
There is no variable with that name.  And a function does not have a
Anyway, let's assume you mean the value returned by the function
`dired-dwim-target-directory'.  So we look that up, using `C-h f'.  What
do we see?  Nothing.  No doc string.
This kind of help is no help at all.  This is a no-no.  You cannot send
someone looking for help where there is no help to be found.

In GNU Emacs (i386-mingw-nt5.1.2600)
 of 2012-04-23 on MARVIN
Bzr revision: 108006
Windowing system distributor `Microsoft Corp.', version 5.1.2600
Configured using:
 `configure --with-gcc (4.6) --no-opt --enable-checking --cflags

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]