Commit 55642aa4 authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman
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(dired-find-file): Better error message

for symlink to nonexistent target.
parent c22fc592
......@@ -1226,7 +1226,9 @@ Creates a buffer if necessary."
(let ((file-name (file-name-sans-versions (dired-get-filename) t)))
(if (file-exists-p file-name)
(find-file file-name)
(error "File no longer exists; type `g' to update Dired buffer"))))
(if (file-symlink-p file-name)
(error "File is a symlink to a nonexistent target")
(error "File no longer exists; type `g' to update Dired buffer")))))
(defun dired-mouse-find-file-other-window (event)
"In dired, visit the file or directory name you click on."
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