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Re: [Emacs-diffs] master 0528a7c: Ensure that expand-file-name returns a

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: [Emacs-diffs] master 0528a7c: Ensure that expand-file-name returns an absolute file name
Date: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 18:34:54 -0400

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  >   A relative `default-directory` value is an error.
  > We should signal that error rather than try and paper over it.

That would be logical, but maybe it could also cause a situation where
you can't access any file.  If you're a wizard, you could get out by
setting that variable -- but nonwizards wouldn't know how to get out
of this.

Dr Richard Stallman
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