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Re: grep-use-null-device

From: Karl Chen
Subject: Re: grep-use-null-device
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2005 04:46:35 -0700
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.50 (gnu/linux)

>>>>> On 2005-08-15 19:25 PDT, Richard M Stallman writes:

    rms>     So, my grep program supports "-H" but it apparently
    rms>     has not the expected semantics.

    rms> That is a very vague statement.  It tells us nothing.

Emilio is reiterating the same issue I raised on 2005-02-03 [1]:

    Emilio> if I forget to provide a filename to "M-x grep" it
    Emilio> will run forever, waiting for me to kill it.

Kevin Rodgers posted a patch that would allow `grep' to close
stdin, solving this annoyance, but it appears it was never
followed up.

[1] http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2005-02/msg00090.html

[2] http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2005-02/msg00452.html

Karl 2005-08-16 04:41

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