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From: Richard Brooksby <richard@harlequin.co.uk>
To: Scott Schwartz <schwartz@groucho.cse.psu.edu>
Cc: Alan Watson <alan@oldp.astro.wisc.edu>, rc@hawkwind.utcs.toronto.edu
Subject: Re: rc FAQ list
Date: Mon, 26 Jul 1993 05:33:37 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CMM.> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <93Jul24.211605edt.2591@groucho.cse.psu.edu> Sat, 24 Jul 1993 21:16:45 -0400

> Anyway, zsh does have some good ideas that it wouldn't hurt rc to
> adopt (ok, ok, es maybe.:-)).  My two favorites: builtin read, and
> recursive glob.

I used zsh before I discovered rc, but for one reason only: recursive
globbing.  Zsh's globbing is better than find(1).  I want a zsh-style
recursive globbing program so that I can do:

  ls `{glob ****/*(W^@)}

I realize that I could rip the code out of zsh, but I just don't have
the time.
Richard Brooksby <richard@harlequin.co.uk>
ML Project and Collaborative Research / Harlequin
+44 223 872522 (voice) / +44 223 872519 (fax)

  reply	other threads:[~1993-07-26  9:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
1993-07-25  0:44 Alan Watson
1993-07-25  1:16 ` Scott Schwartz
1993-07-26  9:33   ` Richard Brooksby [this message]
1993-07-26  9:58     ` Tim.Goodwin
1993-07-25  2:36 ` Dennis Colarelli
1993-07-25  3:06 Alan Watson
1993-09-04 18:46 Alan Watson

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