(defcustom pending-delete-mode nil
- "Non-nil when Pending Delete mode is enabled.
-In Pending Delete mode, typed text replaces the selected region."
+ "Non-nil when Pending Delete mode is enabled. In Pending Delete mode, typed
+text replaces the selected region. Normally, you shouldn't modify this
+variable by hand, but use the function `pending-delete-mode' instead. However,
+you can customize the default value from the options menu (auto delete
:set (lambda (symbol value)
(pending-delete-mode (or value 0)))