Re: Is it possible to prevent emacs auto saving the filename~?
明覺 <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I know that emacs auto save a file named filename~ when I modified the
> file filename, but I do not like the autosaved copy, could i stop this
> function? thanks
Set auto-save-default to nil, as explained in the Emacs manual:
(info "(emacs)Auto Save Control")
(setq auto-save-default nil)
to your .emacs will do this automatically.
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