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Re: no backups, please


From: Johan Bockgård
Subject: Re: no backups, please
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2003 21:12:58 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1003 (Gnus v5.10.3) Emacs/21.2 (usg-unix-v)

Uwe Mayer <address@hidden> writes:

> How do you tell emacs not to create backup files (the foo.bar~ like
> things) for all edited files in a given subdirectory?

,----[ C-h v backup-enable-predicate RET ]
| backup-enable-predicate's value is 
| my-backup-enable-predicate
| 
| Documentation:
| Predicate that looks at a file name and decides whether to make
| backups. Called with an absolute file name as argument, it returns t
| to enable backup.
| 
| Defined in `files'.
`----

-- 
Johan Bockgård


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