a quote from my init.el:
;; custom-set-variables was added by Custom. ... ;; Your init file should contain only one such instance. ;; If there is more than one, they won't work right.
What exactly will happen? I've found no hint in
Background: I have multiple
custom-set-variables in order to share common configuration and separate special settings among a few hosts. The whole emacs setup is in a git repository and in init.el I do this:
(load (concat my-emacs-dir "config/" (system-name) ".el" ) ) (setq custom-file "~/.emacs.d/custom.el") (load custom-file)
It works more or less ok. I can use the customize interface (which I like) and settings go to ~/.emacs.d/custom.el. Special settings go manually to
Only when merging stuff between hosts, I see that some settings to go where I would like to have them and I have a bit of additional work. To improve that, I would like to understand the details of