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Re: too many buffers

From: Galen Boyer
Subject: Re: too many buffers
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 10:45:48 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.3 (windows-nt)

andrea <address@hidden> writes:

> When I use emacs for long times I end up having a lot of buffers.
> It's not a big problem but it can be annoying, and there are some
> buffers that should just not stay there:
> - magit buffers
> - dired buffers (I didn't find a variable useful to limit the opening of
>   new buffers)
> - completions/help/annotate.
> I normally use those things once and if I need them again I'll execute
> again the function.
> Can I limit the creation of new buffers or maybe I should write some
> functions that cleans the situation automatically (using ibuffer maybe)?
> And also with org-mode when I use the agenda it visits ALL the buffers
> without closing them after, is that normal?
> I have more than 50 files in the agenda only...
> Thanks

One way to handle this in a totally different fashion is to start
learning and using ibuffer.  For example, you can just collapse those
into some grouping and put that at the bottom of the ibuffer buffer.

Galen Boyer

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