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Mon, 19 Feb 2007 09:46:49 -0800
> The following code exhibits a behavior of completing-read that I
> would call a bug. Or am I missing something?
> (let ((table '((foo . "you selected foo")
> (foobar . "you selected foobar"))))
> (completing-read "Symbol: " table nil 'require-match))
> The unexpected behavior is that it is impossible to select `foo'.
You need to use strings, not symbols, if you use an ALIST second argument to
(let ((table '(("foo" . "you selected foo")
("foobar" . "you selected foobar"))))
(completing-read "Symbol: " table nil 'require-match))
- completing-read, John J Foerch, 2007/02/19
- RE: completing-read,
Drew Adams <=