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Re: Feature request: open file before running poke script


From: Jose E. Marchesi
Subject: Re: Feature request: open file before running poke script
Date: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 14:39:26 +0100
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>> It is clear that -s and --script are misleading.  Any suggestion for a
>> better one?
>> 
>
> A few suggestions:
>
> - What about `-s` and `--source`?
> - Remove the `-s`/`--script` and change the `-c`/`--command` to
>   accept files, e.g., `-c @/path/to/cmdfile'.
> - Replace `-s`/`--script` with `-C`/`--commands`.

I think changing --script to --source is perfect.
We could also add a dot-command .source to load command files.

> I think the documentation should be more explicit that these are
> commands for the `poke` command-line program and are different from
> Poke sources (e.g., the `-l` option).

What about this:

@item -s
@itemx --source=@var{file}
Load @var{file} as a command file.  Any number of @samp{-s} options may
be specified, and they are loaded in the given order. @xref{Command
Files}.



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