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bug#23865: 24.5; doc string of `tramp-remote-path'


From: Jonathan Kotta
Subject: bug#23865: 24.5; doc string of `tramp-remote-path'
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:36:27 -0500

There is another special symbol `tramp-own-remote-path` that can be added to `tramp-remote-path`.  Both of the special symbols show up in customize.  The docstring should definitely mention both.

On Tue, Jun 28, 2016 at 3:30 PM, Drew Adams <address@hidden> wrote:
(Note: I don't use this.  I just tried to understand it while looking at
it for someone else.  Perhaps if I used it things would be clearer.)

The doc string says that the value is a list of directories.  But the
default value is a list of directories, but including the symbol
`tramp-default-remote-path' as the head of the list.  That symbol
doesn't look like a directory.  How is a user to understand this?


In GNU Emacs 24.5.1 (i686-pc-mingw32)
 of 2015-04-11 on LEG570
Windowing system distributor `Microsoft Corp.', version 6.1.7601
Configured using:
 `configure --prefix=/c/usr --host=i686-pc-mingw32'






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Thanks,

Jonathan Kotta

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