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Re: master 70964b9: Mention `exec-path' in some process related doc stri
Re: master 70964b9: Mention `exec-path' in some process related doc strings
Fri, 21 Aug 2020 17:59:13 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Lars Ingebrigtsen) writes:
[doc of make-process]
> --- a/src/process.c
> +++ b/src/process.c
> :command COMMAND -- COMMAND is a list starting with the program file
> -name, followed by strings to give to the program as arguments.
> +name, followed by strings to give to the program as arguments. If the
> +program file name is not an absolute file name, `make-process' will
> +look for the program file name in `exec-path' (which is a list of
This is not true in the remote case (default-directory is remote, and
:file-handler is non-nil). The program is not looked for; everything in
the :command list is used literally.
I don't know whether it is worth to explain this subtle difference,
Best regards, Michael.
- Re: master 70964b9: Mention `exec-path' in some process related doc strings,
Michael Albinus <=