Commit b1fa544f authored by Karl Heuer's avatar Karl Heuer
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Fix file-relative-name to allow for ancestors as well as descendants.

parent 1892807a
......@@ -1382,22 +1382,16 @@ Value is a list whose car is the name for the backup file
"Return number of names file FILENAME has."
(car (cdr (file-attributes filename))))
(defun file-relative-name-1 (directory)
(cond ((string= directory "/")
((string-match (concat "^" (regexp-quote directory))
(substring filename (match-end 0)))
(file-name-directory (substring directory 0 -1))))))
(defun file-relative-name (filename &optional directory)
"Convert FILENAME to be relative to DIRECTORY (default: default-directory)."
(setq filename (expand-file-name filename)
directory (file-name-as-directory (expand-file-name
(or directory default-directory))))
(file-relative-name-1 directory))
(let ((ancestor ""))
(while (not (string-match (concat "^" (regexp-quote directory)) filename))
(setq directory (file-name-directory (substring directory 0 -1))
ancestor (concat "../" ancestor)))
(concat ancestor (substring filename (match-end 0)))))
(defun save-buffer (&optional args)
"Save current buffer in visited file if modified. Versions described below.
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