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Re: C-xC-b creates ~/.saves-[0-9]*-localhost.localdomain - how to turn i
Re: C-xC-b creates ~/.saves-[0-9]*-localhost.localdomain - how to turn it off?
Sat, 07 May 2005 16:55:25 GMT
Ian Zimmerman <address@hidden>:
> s> I've finally figured out what's creating these things, and now I'd
> s> like to learn what I have to do to make emacs stop creating them. I
> Those are not backup files, but auto-save files (actually lists of
> auto-save files). Does that help to solve the problem?
> I think they should normally be deleted once you exit emacs. Do you
> exit in some unusual way, like breaking your telnet/ssh session
> without shutting down Emacs?
Uhh, yeah. Drat. Logging out of X, as long as my buffers are saved, I
don't bother shutting down emacs. Thanks, I'll try that.
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