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From: Matthew Martin <phy1729@gmail.com>
To: "Lawrence Velázquez" <larryv@zsh.org>
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 19:11:28 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <YkZDMLrQ66nbsIUi@CptOrmolo.darkstar> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <0b31c7ae-5654-47ab-bd2c-746b2773fe5d@www.fastmail.com>

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.

Wasn't sure if I should resurrect an 8 month old thread.


  reply	other threads:[~2022-04-01  0:12 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 [this message]
2022-04-01  0:21           ` Lawrence Velázquez

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