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Re: defadvice file-expand-wildcards ad-do-it value

From: Michael Albinus
Subject: Re: defadvice file-expand-wildcards ad-do-it value
Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 14:11:18 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1.50 (gnu/linux)

Kevin Ryde <address@hidden> writes:

> I suppose the right thing would be if find-file didn't look at the
> remote identifier part when considering whether there's wildcards, thus
> allowing any chars at all there.  So where it has
>     (string-match "[[*?]" filename)
> instead perhaps something like, completely untested,
>     (defun file-name-wildcards-p (filename)
>       (string-match "[[*?]" filename
>                     (length (or (file-remote-p filename)
>                                 "")))))
> but probably with a check that the file-remote-p return is indeed a
> prefix of the filename, if that's not quite mandatory.

Maybe. But this special Tramp syntax is very uncommon in GNU Emacs; I
doubt that such a change will find its way into Emacs.

Best regards, Michael.

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