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bug#23276: 25.0.92; Crash in auto-revert when file no longer present


From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: bug#23276: 25.0.92; Crash in auto-revert when file no longer present
Date: Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:10:22 +0300

> From: Óscar Fuentes <address@hidden>
> Date: Sun, 17 Apr 2016 18:01:18 +0200
> 
> Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:
> 
> >> Clobbering a file doesn't imply that you lose its previous contents.
> >
> > I never said otherwise.
> 
> Then what's the meaning of your
> 
> >> > How is it different from clobbering a file by making it empty?
> 
> in response to John's
> 
> >> >> I would not want it to erase the buffer. Countless have been the
> >> >> times that I've been working on a project, and an unbridled rm
> >> >> took away code from the disk which I was very grateful to find was
> >> >> still in a buffer.
> 
> ?

Just what I said: a missing file is (in my eyes) very similar to a
zero-size file.





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