GNU bug report logs - #44152
28.0.50; GNU ELPA persist: variables not saved

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Package: emacs; Severity: minor; Reported by: Jean Louis <bugs@HIDDEN>; Keywords: notabug; Done: Lars Ingebrigtsen <larsi@HIDDEN>; Maintainer for emacs is bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN.
bug closed, send any further explanations to 44152 <at> debbugs.gnu.org and Jean Louis <bugs@HIDDEN> Request was from Lars Ingebrigtsen <larsi@HIDDEN> to control <at> debbugs.gnu.org. Full text available.
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Subject: Re: bug#44152: 28.0.50; GNU ELPA persist: variables not saved
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Jean Louis <bugs@HIDDEN> writes:

> (require 'persist)
> (persist-defvar my-var "anything" "Example")
>
> When I do the above and exit Emacs, I cannot see my-var in ~/.emacs.d

Variables that have their default values are not saved -- you have to
change the value for persist to do anything.

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Jean Louis <bugs@HIDDEN> writes:

> (require 'persist)
> (persist-defvar my-var "anything" "Example")
>
> When I do the above and exit Emacs, I cannot see my-var in ~/.emacs.d

Copying in the persist.el maintainer.  Phil, any idea what is going on
here?




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(require 'persist)
(persist-defvar my-var "anything" "Example")

When I do the above and exit Emacs, I cannot see my-var in ~/.emacs.d




In GNU Emacs 28.0.50 (build 18, x86_64-pc-linux-gnu, GTK+ Version 3.22.12, cairo version 1.14.8)
 of 2020-10-14 built on protected.rcdrun.com
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Repository branch: master
Windowing system distributor 'The X.Org Foundation', version 11.0.11907000
System Description: Hyperbola GNU/Linux-libre

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Memory information:
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-- 
Thanks,
Jean Louis




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