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Re: pushd

This is just a "Yeah, what he said". message.

pws@xxxxxx said:
> I know I'm several months behind everyone else, but I've belatedly 
> realised that I find the new pushd behaviour unusable because if you 
> bring an arbitrary directory (say via pushd +2) to the top there's no 
> way of knowing where in the stack the directory you were just in has 
> landed.  Since I'm used to being able to go straight back there just 
> by typing `pushd', this is a major flaw.  If I use `cd +2' the last 
> directory disappears altogether.  I've got to use `pushd -' to get 
> back which is a bit too much for my brain to handle --- plus this 
> time the rearrangement isn't cyclic, so the order gets royally messed 
> up when I'm back in the original directory (to put it another way, 
> the behaviour pushing an existing directory when PUSHD_IGNORE_DUPS is 
> set is now incompatible with pushd +n). 

I'm glad you mentioned this, Peter.  I've had way too much difficulty with 
this as well.  I end up running 'dirs' all the time.

My $.02.


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