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Re: [bug]Malformed -*- line

From: CHENG Gao
Subject: Re: [bug]Malformed -*- line
Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2006 20:55:55 +0800
User-agent: Gnus/5.110006 (No Gnus v0.6) Emacs/23.0.0 (darwin)

*On Wed, 27 Sep 2006 21:42:20 +0900
* Kenichi Handa <address@hidden> climbed out of the dark hell and cried out:

> In article <address@hidden>, CHENG Gao <address@hidden> writes:
>> I bashfully confess I do read manual.
> Have you read Elisp info?   This section describes about
> "&optional" argument list.
> 12.2.3 Other Features of Argument Lists
> ---------------------------------------
> [...]
>    If actual arguments for the optional and rest variables are omitted,
> then they always default to `nil'.  There is no way for the function to
> distinguish between an explicit argument of `nil' and an omitted
> argument.  However, the body of the function is free to consider `nil'
> an abbreviation for some other meaningful value.  This is what
> `substring' does; `nil' as the third argument to `substring' means to
> use the length of the string supplied.

Yes I read Info. That's why I sais I am shy and bashful :-p

In fact I read the part you quoted this afternoon.

I know I need spend more time reading Info other than asking stupid Qs.

I tried twice to report the problem to gmail.emacs.gnus.general and

It does not matter. I turned registry off. I can live with it.

Handa-san, thank you for your help.

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