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Old 09-22-2004, 05:45 PM   #1
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Question dont want backup files to get created in mandrake 10.0


hi,
i m using command line(gnome terminal) to write java programs......but the problem is when i compile the java program back up files are automatically getting created.......and i dont want those backup files to get created........do anyone know how to stop this?

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Old 09-22-2004, 05:57 PM   #2
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I'm not aware of java creating backup-files ...
Are you talking about backups of .java or
.class files?

If it's the .java~ it's most likely created by
the editor ... which one are you using?


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Old 09-22-2004, 05:59 PM   #3
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If it's the .java~ it's most likely created by
the editor ... which one are you using?
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its .java~ files n m using vi editor
 
Old 09-22-2004, 06:52 PM   #4
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Add that to your ~/.vimrc

:set nobackup

If you're not using vim you should ;)


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Old 09-23-2004, 12:48 AM   #5
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Add that to your ~/.vimrc

:set nobackup

If you're not using vim you should


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hi tink, thanx...but there is no ~/.vimrc file in my home directory.......n i m using vi n not vim.......so is there any ~/.virc file to which i can write this set nobackup option.
 
Old 09-23-2004, 04:36 PM   #6
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After a quick google ... ;}

http://mail.plug.linux.org.au/piperm...ay/029707.html



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