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Re: Fixing numerous `message' bugs..

From: Dave Goel
Subject: Re: Fixing numerous `message' bugs..
Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2007 11:01:25 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.110006 (No Gnus v0.6) Emacs/21.4 (gnu/linux)

> Another solution is to change `message' so that if it has only one
> argument it behaves as if it had received a "%s" format string.

(provided that that argument is non-nil)

> This will automatically fix all such code.  The only problem with it is
> that there is 

.. (in principle)..

> code out there that calls message with a single arg and expects
> `message' to dequote "%%" into "%".

Indeed.   We should leave `message' itelf alone.

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