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Re: tramp and executable-find

From: Philipp Stephani
Subject: Re: tramp and executable-find
Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2020 19:00:22 +0200

Am Sa., 20. Juni 2020 um 18:49 Uhr schrieb Michael Albinus
> Ivan Yonchovski <yyoncho@gmail.com> writes:
> > Hi Michael,
> Hi Ivan
> > As part of investigating
> > https://github.com/emacs-lsp/lsp-mode/issues/1688 I noticed that
> > executable-find does not return the binary when it is not on the remote
> > PATH(or at least this is what I see) even if you specify the full path
> > to the binary. Can you comment if this is the expected behaviour?
> `executable-find' is not designed to be supported by a file name handler
> like Tramp. It will always check for binaries on the local host.

Starting with Emacs 27, it takes an optional REMOTE argument to check
on the remote host. It doesn't have its own file name handler, though;
it rather relies on the file name handler for `exec-path'.

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