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Re: How to get command line arguments?


From: Jean Louis
Subject: Re: How to get command line arguments?
Date: Sat, 6 Jul 2019 20:39:38 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.10.1 (2018-07-13)

* Tomas Nordin <address@hidden> [2019-07-06 18:30]:
> Jean Louis <bugs@gnu.support> writes:
> 
> > Tell me how do you mean?
> 
> I got curious about the variable command-line-args and checked it up,
> and the doc says
> 
> Args passed by shell to Emacs, as a list of strings.
> Many arguments are deleted from the list as they are processed.
> 
> so I thought there is a risk some argument might not be there the moment
> some custom code want to read it.

Now I understand.

I think it is meant that command-line-args is also
having those other arguments like -nw for example.

So -nw must be processed by Emacs itself and thus
it will be removed in that process.

That is just thinking.

Jean



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