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Old 04-05-2005, 07:33 PM   #1
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KWrite Backup Files (~)


Everytime I save a file in Kwrite, it creates a backup file with the same name except ~ after it. I do not want it to do this. Is there are way to stop it?
 
Old 04-05-2005, 08:00 PM   #2
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Sometimes I wonder :)

Look under Settings -> Configure Editor -> Open/Save -> Backup files

And I don't even USE KWrite ... fired it up for the first
time in years, took me 10 seconds to find the setting.


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Old 07-26-2006, 03:55 PM   #3
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how to backup kwrite files to /usr/tmp ?

But what if I want to make the backup file and put it in another directory i.e. /usr/tmp and not in the same local file where the original is?

I tried putting /usr/tmp or /usr/tmp/ as a prefix to the file, but that does not work.
 
  


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