Auto save for .txt files

Suvayu Ali fatkasuvayu+linux at
Sun Aug 22 07:17:48 UTC 2010

On Saturday 21 August 2010 11:52 PM, Parshwa Murdia wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 12:20 AM, Steve Blackwell<zephod at>  wrote:
>> In gedit:
>> Preferences->Editor tab check the autosave box and set your time.
> I got it in:
> Applications ->  System Tools ->  Configuration Editor ->  / ->  Apps ->
> gedit-2 ->  preferences ->  editor ->  save
> And there in the left side, I checked the box for auto_save but
> auto_save_interval is already set to 10 and there is no option for it
> to edit, however, it is good time interval. But I guess that Callaghan
> said correct that the auto save is for editors and not FILENAME.txt
> files. Because after implementing this also, I am not able to get the
> auto save working in .txt files.

What editor are you using? gedit or something else?


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