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Re: OSX FSEvents file watching support

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: OSX FSEvents file watching support
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:06:42 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)

>> FSEvents only reports the directory where changes occurred.
> Based on my testing, FSEvents reports the full file path for each change
The GNU convention (which we use in Emacs) is to only use "path" for
lists of directories as in $PATH and `load-path`, so we'd call the above
"full file name" (or maybe "absolute file name").

[ Of course, you're free to use the terminology you want, but I'm just
  pointing this out because I feel that there's a risk of confusion
  here.  ]


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