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RE: handling of completion table duplicates

From: Ingo Lohmar
Subject: RE: handling of completion table duplicates
Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2016 19:28:37 +0200
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On Tue, Apr 05 2016 14:42 (-0700), Drew Adams wrote:

>> So I take it that the absence of any documentation on duplicate removal
>> is intentional (or at least it's no oversight) --- the question would
>> rather be "why should (or how even could) the handler remove them?"
> Not sure whom you're asking or quite what you are asking.
> What do you mean by "the handler"?  And are you talking about
> vanilla Emacs?  If so, it already removes duplicates.

I just summarized what I gather from this short thread.  By "the
handler" I was referring to completing-read-default et al, who have to
handle a collection for completion.

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