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

Dired listing switches



you're right, we dont need the -a -- will fix 
>>>>> "Tim" == Tim Cross <theophilusx@gmail.com> writes:
    Tim> Hi Raman, I noticed that in emacspeak-dired.el, there is
    Tim> code to force dired-listing-switches to include -al. I'm
    Tim> wondering if perhaps this should be changed or removed
    Tim> as it prevents customization of that switch.
    Tim> 
    Tim> Dired requires at a minimum that it includes the -l
    Tim> switch. I don't believe the -a switch is mandatory. I
    Tim> prefer to have my dired listings only include the -l
    Tim> switch. If I need a full listing, I can supply the -a by
    Tim> using a prefix argument when calling dired.
    Tim> 
    Tim> As the default includes -al, I'm wondering if either we
    Tim> should just remove this bit of code and not try to
    Tim> change it, or perhaps just ensure that as a minimum, it
    Tim> has the -l switch.
    Tim> 
    Tim> What do you think?
    Tim> 
    Tim> Tim
    Tim> 
    Tim> -- Tim Cross

-- 
Best Regards,
--raman

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe from the emacspeak list or change your address on the
emacspeak list send mail to "emacspeak-request@cs.vassar.edu" with a
subject of "unsubscribe" or "help".



If you have questions about this archive or had problems using it, please send mail to:

priestdo@cs.vassar.edu No Soliciting!

Emacspeak List Archive | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | Pre 1998

Emacspeak Files | Emacspeak Blog | Search the archive