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From: Bengt Kleberg <bengt@softwell.se>
To: rc@hawkwind.utcs.toronto.edu, tjg@star.le.ac.uk
Subject: Re: ifs substitution, how should it work?
Date: Tue, 16 May 2000 07:22:45 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200005161122.NAA29930@trillian.softwell.se> (raw)

Re: ifs substitution, how should it work?

> What would you expect

>     ; ifs=(' ' '<tab>' '
'

> to do (where `<tab>' represents a literal tab)?


I had but seen code with lists as ifs arguments, and therefore thought
that rc was using lists.
Ie, I would have written it as:

; ifs=(' ' '<tab>' '
')

Would it create much trouble to change rc :-)


Best Wishes, Bengt
===============================================================
Everything aforementioned should be regarded as totally private
opinions, and nothing else. bengt@softwell.se
``His great strength is that he is uncompromising. It would make
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             reply	other threads:[~2000-05-17 20:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2000-05-16 11:22 Bengt Kleberg [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2000-05-22  7:55 Bengt Kleberg
2000-05-22  8:53 ` Tim Goodwin
2000-05-19 22:10 Russ Cox
2000-05-18 12:57 Bengt Kleberg
2000-05-18  8:12 Bengt Kleberg
2000-05-18 12:12 ` Tim Goodwin
2000-05-18  6:32 Byron Rakitzis
2000-05-12 10:14 Bengt Kleberg
2000-05-15  9:27 ` Tim Goodwin

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