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Re: [PATCH 1/2] don't treat "emacs -- file" like "emacs --chdir file"

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] don't treat "emacs -- file" like "emacs --chdir file"
Date: Sun, 24 Oct 2010 18:29:13 +0200

Chong Yidong wrote:
> Jim Meyering <address@hidden> writes:
>> The first change fixes the obvious bug, assuming the intent
>> was to allow the 4-byte "--ch" as an abbreviation for "--chdir".
> Thanks, committed.
>> The second one fixes the more general one, allowing "--" to work as it
>> does in nearly every other Unix command-line program.
> Hmm, without this patch "emacs -- --foo" already seems to work as
> expected.  Could you explain this patch in more detail?

You're right.  With the first one, the second one is not needed.
Good call.

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