[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: write-region bug ?

From: Jean-Christophe Helary
Subject: Re: write-region bug ?
Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2020 08:21:09 +0900

> On Jan 10, 2020, at 2:03, Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> wrote:
>> From: Jean-Christophe Helary <address@hidden>
>> Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2020 23:39:56 +0900
>> As I've written in this thread, the manual too was not helping much, neither 
>> were the doc strings, so I'm not sure from where I could 
>>> "have a clear idea what does "visiting a file" means for a buffer and its 
>>> relation with the file it visits."
> Experience, I guess.

Let me politely suggest, "clearer explanations and edits in the manual." 
Although nobody has a duty to give explanations, there is a point where replies 
stop being helpful at all.

Also, somebody who seems to have read what I wrote earlier sent me this offlist:

>> 4) I try to save the modification, not aware, from the frame info or
>> from anywhere else, that I'm targeting ~/B.txt: > > → [Echo] A.txt changed 
>> on disk; really edit the buffer? (y, n, r or C-h)
> This is plainly a bug -- buffer-file-truename isn't being updated to match 
> buffer-file-name.  I think that the inexcusable parts of what follows are 
> (mostly) the result of this point.

Thank you to that person.

Jean-Christophe Helary
http://mac4translators.blogspot.com @brandelune

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]