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bug#36745: 27.0.50; completing-read with require-match nil does not acce
bug#36745: 27.0.50; completing-read with require-match nil does not accept spaces
Sat, 20 Jul 2019 20:14:43 +0000 (UTC)
> completing-read is not accepting spaces when require-match is nil
> I have discovered I could use C-q SPACE to enter space and get any
> such as "two words"
> (completing-read "Hello: " '("Something here" "more here") nil nil)
> The above function is accepting any input, not just completions, but
> spaces cannot be entered.
> I think that it is not logical if it says "any input" that spaces
> cannot be entered and it is in that sense possible bug.
FWIW: By default, both `?' and `SPC' are
self-inserting for completion in Icicles
(and have been since 2004).
But this is configurable, with option
bug#36745: 27.0.50; completing-read with require-match nil does not accept spaces, Michael Heerdegen, 2019/07/20