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Re: The `^L' appeared in built-in help.

From: Hongyi Zhao
Subject: Re: The `^L' appeared in built-in help.
Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 14:34:17 +0800

On Tue, Jul 13, 2021 at 11:10 AM Emanuel Berg via Users list for the
GNU Emacs text editor <> wrote:
> Hongyi Zhao wrote:
> >>> the results will be the same as yours. If I run `emacs',
> >>> the problem reported here will happen. So the problem is
> >>> triggered by some configurations in my
> >>> `~/.emacs.d/init.el'. But I still can't find out the
> >>> specific configuration which caused the problem.
> >>
> >> Do binary search :)
> >>
> >
> > The init file is a pure ASCII file, so why do you suggest
> > this trick here?
> Binary search is a search algorithm and you can apply it,
> manually, to your own Elisp to find an error if you have no
> clue where it is. It doesn't take a lot of iterations to find
> the error, usually.

I misunderstood your meaning previously. Thank you for your
clarification. You're talking about the technique as described on

Assoc. Prof. Hongyi Zhao <>
Theory and Simulation of Materials
Hebei Vocational University of Technology and Engineering
No. 473, Quannan West Street, Xindu District, Xingtai, Hebei province

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