Re: keep old files
From: Karsten M. Self (kmself_at_ix.netcom.com)
Date: Sun, 7 Dec 2003 00:25:09 -0800 To: Debian-users <email@example.com>
on Sat, Dec 06, 2003 at 01:52:35PM +0530, Joydeep Bakshi (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> Hi list,
> I am a newbie debian user (switched from RH).
> I have faced a strange prob. in woody. whenever I modified any file the
> previous contents is backedup with a *~* sign and the modified one is saved
> with the actual name. like *test.kwd* will be *test.kwd* after modification,
> but there will be an extra *test.kwd~* also.
> plz suggest me how to stop the generation of this second back-up file.
That's an emacs / xemacs config.
As I don't use either, you'll have to have someone else tell you the
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