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Often times, I see people define a function to be used once in a hook. If
they don’t do this, then it will be an anonymous function. If the anonymous
function is modified, then the function can't be removed. With a function
outside of the `add-hook` call, it looks messy.

Hook Helpers are a solution to this. A "hook helper" is an anonymous, modifiable function created for the sole purpose of being attached to a hook. This combines the two commonly used methods mentioned above. The functions don't exist, so they don't get in the way of `C-h f`, but they can be removed or modified as needed.

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Registration Date: Wed 11 May 2016 01:13:30 AM UTC
License: GNU General Public License v3 or later
Development Status: 4 - Beta


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