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Re: ehh... zsh: correct 'cvs' to '_cvs' [nyae]? n

Andrej Borsenkow wrote:
> The problem is, of course, =cmd won't be the same as /path/to/cmd.exe. But
> it the same with my patch as well.

That might be worth a special case, since the assumption is usually that
=cmd returns a file.

However, `=' doesn't always return a file in any case, since it expands
aliases.  That tends to annoy me since it means the behaviour is not well
defined.  What's more, it seems to try the command path first, then expand
aliases, which is not the usual search order; and it never searches for
functions.  So this seems to me more confusing than useful.

Peter Stephenson <pws@xxxxxxx>                  Software Engineer
CSR Ltd., Unit 300, Science Park, Milton Road,
Cambridge, CB4 0XL, UK                          Tel: +44 (0)1223 392070

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