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Re: shell command output question


From: Noel Yap
Subject: Re: shell command output question
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 19:50:14 -0700 (PDT)

--- Niklas Morberg <address@hidden> wrote:
> Noel Yap <address@hidden> writes:
> 
> > I would like to have the following in my .emacs:
> >   (setq load-path (cons STUFF load-path))
> >
> > where STUFF is the output of a command line.  Does
> > anyone know how I would be able to do this?
> 
> shell-command-to-string might be your friend. Does
> this work?
> 
> (setq load-path (cons (shell-command-to-string
>                      "your_command") load-path))

It sort of does.  I just need to strip off the CR at
the end.  Would you happen to know how I can do that?

Thanks,
Noel


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