>>>> "Jan" == Jan Vroonhof
Jan> Adrian.Aichner(a)t-online.de (Adrian Aichner) writes:
> (customize-set-variable symbol (symbol-value symbol))
> (custom-group-save custom-type))
> both save not only the current symbol or widget but all other
> customized variables as well.
Jan> What do you mean by save? Write to custom-file?
> Is there a way to only save that one symbol or widget?
Jan> No. Saving the custom data will always replace the complete
Jan> lisp forms in the custom file. However it only saves the
So I found.
Jan> 'saved-value value so the net-effect should be the same.
I want to only save customizations of a certain custom-group (and it's
member hierarchy) to custom-file.
I don't want to dump out all these unrelated variables to this
separate custom-file as well.
and maybe that's the way to go.
But all this seems a bit contorted.
It's really hard to find the way through custom.
Jan> Provided of course the 'saved-value settings actually reflect
Jan> the correct state as poor Alex Schroeder found out recently.
Seems like custom needs an emergency repair mechanism.
Jan> Am I missing your point?