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Re: Questions about ignoring files

Author pmarek
Full name P.Marek
Date 2008-07-14 08:40:14 PDT
Message On Sunday 13 July 2008 Maurice van der Pot wrote:
> If I'm not mistaken there are only two types of ignore patterns:
> relative ones (to the repository root) and absolute ones.
>
> My guess is that the relative ones are used more often than the absolute
> ones.
I think so, too.

> I think it would be very useful to be able to use all normal features in
> specifying paths (variables such as ${HOME}, wildcards expanded by the
> shell, the tab-key to complete a partial path, etc).
>
> This can be achieved by just prefixing absolute paths with a special
> character such as : or =, so tab completion and the like will still work.
I'll think about that; maybe I'll have an idea.

> I must admit I have not considered how this would interact with regular
> expressions though.
Well, how about "fsvs rel-ignore" (with an abbreviation "ri") that parses all
paths to be WC-relative?

Completely compatible, and should be easily done.


How about that?


Regards,

Phil

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Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-06 15:27:51 PDT
     Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-12 05:35:32 PDT
         Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-12 05:55:44 PDT
             Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-12 06:59:03 PDT
                 Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-12 07:02:53 PDT
                 Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-13 11:21:28 PDT
                     Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-14 08:40:14 PDT
             Re: Questions about ignoring files Sheldon Hearn <sheldonh at starjuice dot net> Sheldon Hearn <sheldonh at starjuice dot net> 2008-07-12 07:16:43 PDT
         Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-15 05:20:28 PDT
             Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-15 06:51:10 PDT
                 Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-15 09:23:47 PDT
                     Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-15 11:16:40 PDT
                         Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-15 14:07:06 PDT
                             Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-15 22:17:07 PDT
                                 Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-17 03:58:04 PDT
                                     Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-17 04:13:38 PDT
                                         Re: Questions about ignoring files griffon26 Maurice van der Pot 2008-07-18 10:54:56 PDT
                                             Re: Questions about ignoring files [PATCH] pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-18 11:58:38 PDT
                             Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-16 20:37:21 PDT
                             Re: Questions about ignoring files pmarek P.Marek 2008-07-17 10:22:56 PDT
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