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Re: tags-query-replace and case-fold-search

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: tags-query-replace and case-fold-search
Date: Mon, 18 Dec 2000 10:14:57 +0200 (IST)

On Mon, 18 Dec 2000, Roland Winkler wrote:

> Today I was using tags-query-replace in order to do some
> replacements on a bunch of files. Some replacements required
> case-fold-search set to t, some others required case-fold-search set
> to nil. It was rather annoying that tags-query-replace uses the
> buffer-local variable case-fold-search in order to determine whether
> the replacements are done in a case sensitive way or not. I think
> it was much more reasonable if tags-query-replace used, e.g., an
> optional argument in order to determine whether the replacement is
> case sensitive or not. Or it could use a global variable.

Thanks for the suggestion.  The next Emacs version will have a special 
option `tags-case-fold-search', for this purpose.

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