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bug#32683: 26.1.50; multi-occur-in-matching-buffers defaults could be im
bug#32683: 26.1.50; multi-occur-in-matching-buffers defaults could be improved
Sat, 13 Jul 2019 04:37:14 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)
Tom Tromey <address@hidden> writes:
> First, it does not provide a default for the file name regexp.
> I think it would be nice if it used the same logic as M-x rgrep.
> Second, it uses the file name regexp as the default search regexp.
> This is not a very good default. Again, following rgrep and using the
> word under point would be better.
Yes, the rgrep defaults seem more intuitive... but
multi-occur-in-matching-buffers is part of the "Occur" framework and
works more like those functions.
> Finally, multi-occur-in-matching-buffers asks for the file name regexp
> first and the search regexp second; whereas rgrep and lrgrep do this in
> the other order. I think it would be nice if they were all consistent.
It would, but I don't think this is possible at this date -- the command
in question is at least a decade old. So I'm closing this bug report.
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