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Re: [Emacs-diffs] master a4144af 1/2: Prefer ~/.config/emacs to ~/.emacs

From: Angelo Graziosi
Subject: Re: [Emacs-diffs] master a4144af 1/2: Prefer ~/.config/emacs to ~/.emacs
Date: Sun, 1 Sep 2019 10:44:25 +0200 (CEST)

Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> XDG and its ~/.config directory is just one convention; why
> should we go after it by default, when there's no XDG setup visible
> anywhere in sight?  Why should we force this convention on platforms
> other than GNU/Linux?  That doesn't sound right to me.


Kaushal Modi wrote:
> People were already confused about ~/.emacs and ~/.emacs.d, and now > > this 
> third thing just complicates things more. 
> For people preferring to maintain the Emacs config in ~/.config, they > can 
> probably create a simple symlink to there from ~/.emacs.d


BTW, do these changes attract more users? 

BTW, does 'XDG' mean '_X_ Desktop Group'...

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