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Re: Bug in { completion's comma removal

Wayne Davison wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 09:07:19PM +0100, Mikael Magnusson wrote:
> > While we're talking about {} [...] there's no way (that i've figured
> > out) to escape a comma inside the braces.
> I've looked at this, and I'm thinking that the easiest thing to do is to
> sometimes mark a comma with ISPECIAL, just like {, }, space, etc.  Since
> user-typed commas inside a brace are already transformed into "Comma"
> (0x97), this ensures that completing filenames that contain a comma get
> a backslash prefixed, and that a user-typed "\," sequence does not lose
> the backslash.  I'll attach a patch that works, but I'd appreciate some
> input if someone would care to take a look at what I've done.

It's a bit of a hack, but that's hardly a big change around here...

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