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bug#11194: 24.0.95; sudo rm doesn't work with absolute directory paths o


From: Michael Albinus
Subject: bug#11194: 24.0.95; sudo rm doesn't work with absolute directory paths on the file system
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:35:50 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.1.50 (gnu/linux)

Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> writes:

[Sorry for the delay, I was busy in RL last days]

> I'd be happy to hear of arguments in favor of the current behavior of
> eshell/sudo w.r.t builtins.

I've checked the implementation of eshell/sudo: It simply let-binds
default-directory to "/sudo:address@hidden:dir", and let the command like rm
run. That's why the built-in version of rm is in place.

Another implementation of sudo would not be in the spirit of eshell, I
think.

>         Stefan

Best regards, Michael.





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