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bug#16990: 24.3.50; Return a useful value for motion functions


From: Lars Ingebrigtsen
Subject: bug#16990: 24.3.50; Return a useful value for motion functions
Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:00:50 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.1.50 (gnu/linux)

Drew Adams <address@hidden> writes:

> Enhancement request: Return a useful value for motion functions, when
> possible.
>
> The set of candidate functions for enhancement are motion functions.
> Yes, each needs to be checked in detail, and handled appropriately.
> One size does not fit all.  A return value choice should be based on
> what is generally most useful in the context of using the function.
>
> This is the promised followup from the discussion for bug #15117.  See
> that thread for more information (relevant functions, possible return
> values, etc.)

I seem to recall that this was about you wanting side-effect-only
functions to return values?  The rest of us were against it, I think.
Closing.

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