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Re: Emulating old -r functionality.

From: Stefano Lattarini
Subject: Re: Emulating old -r functionality.
Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2012 17:53:56 +0100

On 12/19/2012 05:44 PM, Paolo Bonzini wrote:
> [SNIP]
> ** New features
>   If no file operand is given, and a command-line -r or equivalent
>   option is given, grep now searches the working directory.  Formerly
>   grep ignored the -r and searched standard input nonrecursively.
>   An -r found in GREP_OPTIONS does not have this new effect.
> I would be in favor of reverting the patch.  I never liked the idea.
> Paolo
FWIW (speaking as a humble user here) I do like that new behaviour,
and I'd prefer not to see it reverted.


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