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bug#10419: 23.3; byte-compile-file: Buffer is read-only: #<buffer *Comp

From: Michael Heerdegen
Subject: bug#10419: 23.3; byte-compile-file: Buffer is read-only: #<buffer *Compiler Input*>
Date: Sun, 08 Jan 2012 15:51:21 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.92 (gnu/linux)

Andreas Schwab <address@hidden> writes:

> >> I don't know why you don't just make the file read-only on disk.
> >
> > Of course I could do that.  But then I may forget to make it read-only
> > again after editing the file.
> Emacs allows you to edit read-only files, making it writable temporarily
> when saving (after confirmation).

Oh yes, right, I forgot.

I guess I chose my solution to get rid of the

    "File %s is write-protected; try to save anyway? "

query every time when saving.  With my solution, I have to toggle the
read-only flag only once and avoid the annoying `yes-or-no-p'.



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