Messages that appear in the minibuffer disappear too quickly for me to read them. I would like them to last a few more seconds before disappearing. (I know I can press C-h e to see them again.) I forgot which setting to tweak for this.

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you can change the value of the variable suggest-key-bindings. Default value is 2

  • That was just what I was looking for. I ended up setting suggest-key-bindings to off.
    – Edman
    Commented Nov 28, 2019 at 10:31

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