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Re: Scan of regexps in emacs

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: Scan of regexps in emacs
Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 15:49:53 -0700
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On 3/11/19 1:51 AM, Mattias Engdegård wrote:
> -         (if (looking-at iso2022-gb-designation)
> +         (if (looking-at "\e\\$A")
> What about (regexp-quote iso2022-gb-designation) instead, possibly hoisted?
> (Of course the reader then wonders why iso2022-ascii-designation isn't 
> quoted. Oh dear.)

I went through exactly the same thought processes. As variables like
iso2022-gb-designation are not really intended to be changed, I figured
it was OK to simply expand it inline by hand.

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