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I'd like to disable autosaves and backups when using tramp, because I neither want to save stuff from remote machines nor stuff belonging to root in my backup/autosave directory. How to do that?

I have read the documentation about tramp autosave and backup.

In particular I have read the suggestion

(add-to-list 'backup-directory-alist
              (cons tramp-file-name-regexp nil))

Unfortunately I fail to grasp if that is valid if 'backup-directory-alist already contains an entry for my other backup files (".*" . ,init-backup-directory).

Besides disabling backups, disabling autosave would also be nice.

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