Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Mon Jul 12 12:23:25 EDT 2010
Uwe Brauer writes:
> I have modified
> the vc-rcs-checkin function: it now ask for a change of the
> The modified function I put vc-change-login.el
> so I thought the following line
> (autoload 'vc-rcs-checkin "vc-change-login.el" "Check the login" t)
> Would automatically use my new function but it does not,
It's a feature. From the docstring for `autoload':
If FUNCTION already has a non-void function definition that is not an
autoload object, this function does nothing and returns nil.
This makes it reasonable to reload a file containing autoloads,
without worrying about what else it might drag in.
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