Commit dab71b2c authored by Karl Fogel's avatar Karl Fogel
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(file-precious-flag): Document that this flag is advisory.

parent db65a627
2008-11-14 Karl Fogel <kfogel@red-bean.com>
* files.el (file-precious-flag): Document that this flag is
advisory.
2008-11-14 Shigeru Fukaya <shigeru.fukaya@gmail.com>
 
* emacs-lisp/bytecomp.el (byte-compile-associative)
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......@@ -239,7 +239,11 @@ and there is never any instant where the file is nonexistent.
Note that this feature forces backups to be made by copying.
Yet, at the same time, saving a precious file
breaks any hard links between it and other files."
breaks any hard links between it and other files.
This feature is advisory: for example, if the directory in which the
file is being saved is not writeable, Emacs may ignore a non-nil value
of `file-precious-flag' and write directly into the file."
:type 'boolean
:group 'backup)
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