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Re: why cannot set cursor-type with setq but only with setq-default?????
Re: why cannot set cursor-type with setq but only with setq-default??????
Wed, 15 Jan 2003 22:59:40 +0100
Gnus/5.090013 (Oort Gnus v0.13) Emacs/21.3.50 (i686-pc-linux-gnu)
address@hidden (Kai Großjohann) writes:
> I don't know what's the current buffer when ~/.emacs is executed. A
> temp buffer, perhaps, or *scratch*.
Actually I don't think there is a buffer. I seem to remember that the
init file is loaded using `load', and that doesn't need a buffer, it's
a built-in function. A call to `current-buffer' would probably return
whatever buffer was active at the moment, so that would be *scratch*,
or maybe not (if the init file creates a buffer somehow, like a call to
But I'm No Expert(tm).
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