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From: "Paul" <GammaFunction@vivaldi.net>
To: "Zach Riggle" <zachriggle@gmail.com>, "Zsh Users" <zsh-users@zsh.org>
Subject: Re: Silly question on :h and = expansion
Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2021 16:31:42 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CDM3XCX50UDU.2QYA9LTROCG5D@kbvv> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAMP9c5m8cBSfzSBgDEvadZFOKNMd7sE-qXFrjCxFKXYj6SDxrQ@mail.gmail.com>

On Tue Aug 17, 2021 at 12:39 PM CDT, Zach Riggle wrote:
> Quick question, the answer is probably "just use dirname".
> But I was hoping there was a way to combine the "=" and ":h" expansion
> into one line. As best I can tell, there isn't -- but I figured it
> was worth asking.

In fact there is!  Modifiers can also be used as globbing flags:

    cd =foo(:h)

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-08-17 21:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-17 17:39 Zach Riggle
2021-08-17 17:59 ` Bart Schaefer
2021-08-17 21:35   ` Roman Neuhauser
2021-08-17 21:49     ` Bart Schaefer
2021-08-17 23:27       ` Zach Riggle
2021-08-18  0:12         ` Bart Schaefer
2021-08-18  2:55           ` Mikael Magnusson
2021-08-18  3:25             ` Bart Schaefer
2021-08-17 21:31 ` Paul [this message]
2021-08-17 21:39   ` Roman Neuhauser

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