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Re: yes-or-no-p prompt conditionally broken in master?

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: yes-or-no-p prompt conditionally broken in master?
Date: Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:33:28 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

>> From: Dmitry Gutov <address@hidden>
>> Date: Thu, 3 Sep 2015 21:25:19 +0300
>> > FWIW, I have (setq confirm-kill-emacs #'yes-or-no-p) in my init.el.
>> > I just can't count the times I pressed C-x C-c by mistake.
>> It's a personal choice.
> Personal choices are solved by user options, not by defaliases and
> suchlikes.

The Emacs manual starts with "Emacs is the extensible, customizable,
self-documenting real-time display editor."  The very first attribute
mentioned here is "extensible".  So who are we to tell users they should
not use Emacs' programming facilities for making it do what they want?

David Kastrup

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