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Re: defcustom and autoload

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: defcustom and autoload
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2007 10:14:40 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.1.50 (gnu/linux)

> Then I looked at the Elisp files that come with Emacs.  I haven't gone
> through all of them, but it seems almost *none* of them specify
> autoloading for their defcustoms.

Yes.  It's generally not a good idea to autoload variables.

> What gives?  Are users really expected to load the whole library (and that
> assumes they know which one) before being able to customize a variable
> in it?


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