[petsc-dev] .dir-locals.el

Barry Smith bsmith at mcs.anl.gov
Tue Nov 23 17:51:55 CST 2010

  It would be useful if the top comment indicated how one could use this thing. I always find it terrribly annouying to be given a cool toy and not told how to use it so I have to fuck around finding out how to include a emacs lisp file.


On Nov 23, 2010, at 4:44 PM, Jed Brown wrote:

> I just pushed an Emacs file that defines a bunch of offsets and formatting.  I think this is very similar to what Barry and others must have in their .emacs already.  Feel free to tweak it, or delete it if you really don't want it there.
> One thing it does that you may not have already, and may not want, is show-trailing-whitespace.  I like to see it because I dislike whitespace changes in diffs, so I just try to make my commits remove trailing whitespace on lines that I have changed anyway.
> Jed

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