zsh-users
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Steve Dondley <s@dondley.com>
To: zsh-users@zsh.org
Subject: Suggestions for autogenerating function names to wrap the same code?
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2022 16:52:54 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <38A2973E-E198-4E15-8DCF-C4C72EBC2B58@dondley.com> (raw)

So I have these two functions:

function task() {
    task_wrapper.pl $funcstack[1] "$@"
}

function tc() {
    task_wrapper.pl $funcstack[1] "$@“

}

They are both wrappers for the same perl script which does its thing based on the value of $funcstack[1];

Works, but I’m wondering if I can spare myself the job remembering to create a new function for each and every new perl function I want to write.

I could write a little script to pull out the subroutine names from the perl script and dump them into a file sourced by zsh and then reload zsh.

Wondering if there might be some cool feature of zsh I don’t know about to assist with creating these functions on-the-fly.



             reply	other threads:[~2022-03-22 20:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-03-22 20:52 Steve Dondley [this message]
2022-03-22 21:03 ` Peter Stephenson
2022-03-22 21:03 ` Mikael Magnusson
2022-03-22 21:09   ` Steve Dondley
2022-03-22 23:37     ` Steve Dondley
2022-03-22 21:16   ` Bart Schaefer
2022-03-22 23:28   ` Steve Dondley
2022-03-22 23:44     ` Steve Dondley

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=38A2973E-E198-4E15-8DCF-C4C72EBC2B58@dondley.com \
    --to=s@dondley.com \
    --cc=zsh-users@zsh.org \
    --subject='Re: Suggestions for autogenerating function names to wrap the same code?' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

Code repositories for project(s) associated with this inbox:

	https://git.vuxu.org/mirror/zsh/

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).