Commit 57dabf6b authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman
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(dired-do-rename-regexp): Doc fix.

parent b42099b9
......@@ -245,7 +245,7 @@ with a prefix argument."
(defun dired-map-dired-file-lines (fun)
;; Perform FUN with point at the end of each non-directory line.
;; FUN takes one argument, the filename (complete pathname).
;; FUN takes one argument, the absolute filename.
(save-excursion
(let (file buffer-read-only)
(goto-char (point-min))
......@@ -906,7 +906,7 @@ a prefix arg lets you edit the `ls' switches used for the new listing."
(defun dired-relist-entry (file)
;; Relist the line for FILE, or just add it if it did not exist.
;; FILE must be an absolute pathname.
;; FILE must be an absolute file name.
(let (buffer-read-only marker)
;; If cursor is already on FILE's line delete-region will cause
;; save-excursion to fail because of floating makers,
......@@ -1062,7 +1062,7 @@ Special value `always' suppresses confirmation."
;; OPERATION (a capitalized string, e.g. `Copy') describes the
;; operation performed. It is used for error logging.
;; FN-LIST is the list of files to copy (full absolute pathnames).
;; FN-LIST is the list of files to copy (full absolute file names).
;; NAME-CONSTRUCTOR returns a newfile for every oldfile, or nil to
;; skip. If it skips files for other reasons than a direct user
......@@ -1299,7 +1299,7 @@ When renaming multiple or marked files, you specify a directory."
;; ARG as in dired-get-marked-files.
;; Matches each marked file against REGEXP and constructs the new
;; filename from NEWNAME (like in function replace-match).
;; Optional arg WHOLE-PATH means match/replace the whole pathname
;; Optional arg WHOLE-PATH means match/replace the whole file name
;; instead of only the non-directory part of the file.
;; Optional arg MARKER-CHAR as in dired-create-files.
(let* ((fn-list (dired-get-marked-files nil arg))
......@@ -1370,9 +1370,9 @@ As each match is found, the user must type a character saying
what to do with it. For directions, type \\[help-command] at that time.
NEWNAME may contain \\=\\<n> or \\& as in `query-replace-regexp'.
REGEXP defaults to the last regexp used.
With a zero prefix arg, renaming by regexp affects the complete
pathname - usually only the non-directory part of file names is used
and changed."
With a zero prefix arg, renaming by regexp affects the absolute file name.
Normally, only the non-directory part of the file name is used and changed."
(interactive (dired-mark-read-regexp "Rename"))
(dired-do-create-files-regexp
(function dired-rename-file)
......@@ -1645,7 +1645,7 @@ This function takes some pains to conform to `ls -lR' output."
(run-hooks 'dired-after-readin-hook))))))
(defun dired-tree-lessp (dir1 dir2)
;; Lexicographic order on pathname components, like `ls -lR':
;; Lexicographic order on file name components, like `ls -lR':
;; DIR1 < DIR2 iff DIR1 comes *before* DIR2 in an `ls -lR' listing,
;; i.e., iff DIR1 is a (grand)parent dir of DIR2,
;; or DIR1 and DIR2 are in the same parentdir and their last
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