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Re: [Emacs-diffs] master 0528a7c: Ensure that expand-file-name returns a
Re: [Emacs-diffs] master 0528a7c: Ensure that expand-file-name returns an absolute file name
Tue, 09 Jul 2019 05:35:35 +0300
> From: Stefan Monnier <address@hidden>
> Date: Mon, 08 Jul 2019 19:13:52 -0400
> Cc: address@hidden
> > * src/fileio.c (Fexpand_file_name): Don't directly use the current
> > buffer's default-directory if it is relative. Instead replace it
> > by its expansion relative to invocation-directory. (Bug#36502)
> I don't think invocation-directory is a better choice than any
> other directory. A relative `default-directory` value is an error.
> We should signal that error rather than try and paper over it.
In the bug discussion I explained why I thought this alternative was
Re: [Emacs-diffs] master 0528a7c: Ensure that expand-file-name returns an absolute file name, Richard Stallman, 2019/07/09