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Re: What's your favourite *under_publicized* editing feature ofEmacs?

From: PJ Weisberg
Subject: Re: What's your favourite *under_publicized* editing feature ofEmacs?
Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 23:21:37 -0800

It strikes me that a novel would probably benefit more from version
control than a program.  A lost piece of prose seems like it would be
harder to re-implement than a lost piece of functionality.  And plenty
of prose gets deleted and mashed around during rewrites and editing.

On 2/25/11, Cthun <address@hidden> wrote:
> On 25/02/2011 1:43 PM, Jim Janney wrote:
>> Anything I'm working on that would be expensive to lose goes under
>> version control anyway.
> Then woe betide you if you ever work on, say, a novel rather than a
> computer program.



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