|Subject:||bug#18716: Patch for this bug|
|Date:||Wed, 9 Nov 2016 22:00:22 +0000|
> From: Reuben Thomas <address@hidden>
> Date: Tue, 8 Nov 2016 22:16:45 +0000
> Cc: address@hidden
> I don't understand what happened to the comment about *.JPG files on
> case-sensitive filesystems,
> I took it into account. My experience is that on a case-insensitive system (e.g. a GNU system), one finds
> occasional files like this, typically copied from other systems or extracted from archives. These are not a
> problem for dired-omit-mode. For visiting such files, treating auto-mode-alist and similar case-insensitively is
> no problem.
Sorry, I don't understand what you mean by "these are not a problem".
With your change, *.JPG files will no longer be treated like *.jpg on
Posix systems. Won't people who want *.JPG hidden complain? IOW,
isn't this change backward-incompatible?
> + (case-fold-search (memq system-type '(windows-nt cygwin))))
The list should include ms-dos as well.
> * lisp/dired-x.el (Commentary): Remove USAGE section explaining how to
> use dired-x from .emacs. It is now fully customizable.
> * lisp/dired-x.el (dired-guess-shell-alist-user)
: Remove explanation of
> how to set this custom variable in .emacs. It should be customized.
Why remove these comments? The existence of Custom doesn't preclude
people from customizations in plain Lisp.
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