[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Nano-devel] [PATCH] new feature: option -e, for specifying commands

From: Brand Huntsman
Subject: Re: [Nano-devel] [PATCH] new feature: option -e, for specifying commands to execute at startup
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:20:49 -0600

On Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:20:52 -0300
Marco Diego Aurélio Mesquita <address@hidden> wrote:

> On Sun, Aug 19, 2018 at 12:39:47PM +0200, Benno Schulenberg wrote:
> > The commands should be given in a string, just like when binding a
> > key to a string.
> > 
> > This fulfills  
> This will be very useful once function interpolation is ready.

I agree. Its one thing to have a string bind in nanorc that might break when 
redoing your bindings or a new version of nano changes an existing binding. But 
I wouldn't want scripts floating around my system that used fragile 
non-interpolated string commands.

I don't know if I'd use the feature once interpolation was added, but I do like 
to script stuff and it would be nice to have if I ever found a use. Anyone who 
wants this feature should provide examples of how they'd use it, other than 

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]