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Old 08-17-2006, 12:42 AM   #1
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Gedit is creating lots of backups of my files with ~ appended to the end of the names. Is there a way to get gedit to put creating backups that look like this ".name.txt~" so that the backup files will be hidden and I wont have a mess of files that can be seen?
 
Old 08-17-2006, 10:52 PM   #2
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Not sure but if you like gedit you might like medit. When I used Gnome I tried for a while to find out how I could stop gedit saving those backups but in the end I gave up :/
 
  


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