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bug#10613: 24.0.92; Odd behavior of kill interspersed with suspend: docu


From: Noam Postavsky
Subject: bug#10613: 24.0.92; Odd behavior of kill interspersed with suspend: document or change?
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 19:32:50 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.0.90 (gnu/linux)

tags 10613 notabug
close 10613
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Kevin Rodgers <address@hidden> writes:

> On 1/26/12 8:21 AM, Reuben Thomas wrote:

>> This feels a bit odd, as “suspend” is not a normal command: rather like
>> suspending a computer, I expect that after resuming Emacs, it will be in
>> the same state as when suspended. But this is not the case: if one
>> suspends Emacs after a kill command, then on resumption a further kill
>> will start a new kill-ring entry.
>
> What is abnormal about the suspend-* commands, from Emacs' perspective?

Yeah, emacs-suspend is not abnormal, not documented as abnormal, and I
see no reason to make it abnormal.





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