22 Aug 2012 wainstead   » (Master)

TIL Emacs's "echo area" is a different thing from the minibuffer.

I was looking for a way to write to the *Messages* buffer only, and not to the "echo area" at the same time. The function message writes to both the "echo area" and the *Messages* buffer, which is too noisy for my little Emacs extension, desktop-auto-save.

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