On 23 Oct 2006, stephen(a)xemacs.org uttered the following:
AFAIK you should never get "Auto" in the modeline; that
be replaced with a real coding system ("Auto" is short for
If that `never' is `never ever ever', well, I have a *lot* of Gnus
Article buffers here with `Auto' in the modeline.
Nothing goes noticeably wrong as a result (probably because they're all
boring as sin ISO-8859-1 buffers).
My .emacs does contain:
(set-coding-priority-list '(utf-8 iso-8-1 utf-8-bom)) ; Use UTF-8 or ISO-8859-x
(set-language-environment "English") ; A reasonable default
... but that shouldn't cause this, should it?
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