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Re: Mac: Don't quit Emacs when window is closed


From: Barry Margolin
Subject: Re: Mac: Don't quit Emacs when window is closed
Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:05:13 -0500
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In article <address@hidden>,
 Random832 <address@hidden> wrote:

> Marcin Borkowski <address@hidden> writes:
> > Would this help a bit?
> >
> > (setq confirm-kill-emacs #'yes-or-no-p)
> 
> The wider issue is that people expect to be able to close all windows
> and keep an app open (the menu remains open).

It's perfectly normal and expected for Mac applications, which is one of 
the reasons why the Mac menu bar is attached to the screen, not 
individual windows. Some single-window applications automatically quit 
when you close that window, but this would be unusual for multi-window 
applications.

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Barry Margolin, address@hidden
Arlington, MA
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