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From: Sebastian Gniazdowski <sgniazdowski@gmail.com>
To: Zsh hackers list <zsh-workers@zsh.org>
Subject: what can be global aliases used for?
Date: Fri, 17 Feb 2023 15:54:21 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAKc7PVAX3oJdrJDiqjxsLMH5+DaYt09dwzqA01ZBEY3rWwd_5A@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAKc7PVA0X1786JP7g69aDP8eL+1oAZpipVC-4BNm1KV=OPxe7A@mail.gmail.com>

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I'm trying to get the suspected capabilities out of global aliases.
Currently I'm using them for:
- macro-like labels for exporting patterns like EMPTYSTR being
[[:space:][:INVALID:]]# roughly, to a single place,
- macro-like SNIP_EMULATE_OPTIONS_ZERO that invokes emulate, setopt and

I wonder what else can global aliases do?

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       reply	other threads:[~2023-02-17 14:59 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <CAKc7PVA0X1786JP7g69aDP8eL+1oAZpipVC-4BNm1KV=OPxe7A@mail.gmail.com>
2023-02-17 14:54 ` Sebastian Gniazdowski [this message]
2023-02-17 17:15   ` Roman Perepelitsa
2023-02-17 19:10   ` Bart Schaefer
2023-02-17 21:11   ` Lawrence Velázquez
2023-02-17 21:19     ` Roman Perepelitsa
2023-02-17 23:27       ` Lawrence Velázquez

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