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Re: Emacs ignoring my settings in ~/.emacs after Debian SID Upgraded

On 2012-01-03 10:25:05 -0500, Marc Auslander wrote:
> Vincent Lefevre <vincent@vinc17.net> writes:
> > The window geometry is usually not stored in the .emacs file (that
> > would be a bad idea because the window appears before this file is
> > read). It is configured via the X resources. As XDM and GDM do not
> > read the same X init files, here's the potential problem.
> In my experience, if you set the geometry in the initial-frame-alist
> the intitial window resizes to that setting.

I observed something like that too, when changing the font (to a
smaller one) in my .emacs file. But not have the correct size in
the first place may be bad for the window placement system.

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