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Re: program args to dtk-program



For now, let's hold off on the custom separator --- it feels
fragile in general. In general, I prefer to do as little --
ideally *no* processing to strings read from outside the emacs
environment -- that leads to all kinds of feature creep over time 

Jarek Czekalski writes:
 > I think I got what you mean. You mean expanding the envvar immediately 
 > and make dtk-program-args a list, not a string. Cool, more elastic. A 
 > new fun expand-program-args would do the trick. However please preserve 
 > the way the envvar is read, allowing for a custom argument separator. If 
 > you want me to repatch, I'm fine.
 > 
 > Jarek
 > 
 > W dniu 2013-10-08 02:56, T.V. Raman pisze:
 > > I'm thinking of implementing a patch where  program args are
 > > always a lisp list -- if getting from an env var, then split on
 > > whitespace.

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