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Re: emacs-lisp-mode and find-tag

From: Alfred M. Szmidt
Subject: Re: emacs-lisp-mode and find-tag
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:52:06 -0400

   > Is there some specific reason why M-. (find-tag) doesn't work by
   > default in emacs-lisp files? There seems to be little point in
   > using etags seeing that emacs already knows where the source is
   > of a given function.

   Because currently M-. doesn't mean "jump to definition" but "jump
   to definition according to TAGS file".

That kinda depends on the mode, no?

   I think it would be good to provide a generic M-. (and M-*, ..)
   binding that several backends (etags, symbol-file, ...) can then

That would be very nice indeed.

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