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From: "Lawrence Velázquez" <larryv@zsh.org>
To: "Matthew Martin" <phy1729@gmail.com>
Cc: "Leah Neukirchen" <leah@vuxu.org>,
	"Peter Stephenson" <p.w.stephenson@ntlworld.com>,
	zsh-users@zsh.org
Subject: Re: _brace_parameter: misleading help text for #
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 20:21:34 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <8764a054-0ace-4363-b260-77bb75753e74@www.fastmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YkZDMLrQ66nbsIUi@CptOrmolo.darkstar>

On Thu, Mar 31, 2022, at 8:11 PM, Matthew Martin wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 31, 2022 at 03:26:15PM -0400, Lawrence Velázquez wrote:
>> On Thu, Mar 31, 2022, at 8:16 AM, Leah Neukirchen wrote:
>> > Peter Stephenson <p.w.stephenson@ntlworld.com> writes:
>> >
>> >> -Evaluate the resulting words as numeric expressions and output the
>> >> -characters corresponding to the resulting integer.  Note that this form is
>> >> -entirely distinct from use of the tt(#) without parentheses.
>> >> +Evaluate the resulting words as numeric expressions and interpret
>> >> +these as character codes.  Output the corresponding characters.  Note
>> >> +that this form is entirely distinct from use of the tt(#) without
>> >> +parentheses.
>> >
>> > This is way more clear indeed.
>> 
>> I concur, but I think the original message suggested clarifying the
>> completion blurb as well.
>
> That was addressed in 49932.

Argh, I even saw that one before I started and totally didn't connect
the dots....  *deep shame*

-- 
vq


      reply	other threads:[~2022-04-01  0:22 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-22 13:35 Leah Neukirchen
2022-03-31  5:49 ` Lawrence Velázquez
2022-03-31  8:42   ` Peter Stephenson
2022-03-31 12:16     ` Leah Neukirchen
2022-03-31 19:26       ` Lawrence Velázquez
2022-04-01  0:11         ` Matthew Martin
2022-04-01  0:21           ` Lawrence Velázquez [this message]

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