From: "dkrm" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com Subject: Re: [PATCH] Treat :tangle-mode as an octal value not integer Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2021 09:52:23 +0200 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> Jeremy Cowgar <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > On 2021-09-29 02:39, email@example.com wrote: >> On Tue, Sep 28, 2021 at 10:54:48AM -0400, Jeremy Cowgar wrote: >>> As an org user I would expect :tangle-mode 0660 to produce a file that >>> has user rw, group rw, other nothing. Instead, what really happens >>> currently is 0660 is treated as an integer which is actually >>> 3140. This produces unexpected file permissions. >>> >> Hm. This looks dangerous: interpreting an integer as octal just >> due to the context? >> I do understand why, but still... >> Why not recommend Elisp's explicit syntax for octal representation, >> i.e. :tangle-mode #o660? And put a prominent note in the docs, >> of course. > > Are you suggesting this currently works or that the patch should be > changed to make that work? A quick try on my local system (pre-patch), > I receive the error: > > Wrong type argument: fixnump, "#o660" You have to use the `identity` function for it to works: :tangle-mode (identity #o660)
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-09-29 7:57 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-09-28 14:54 Jeremy Cowgar 2021-09-29 6:39 ` tomas 2021-09-29 6:55 ` Jeremy Cowgar 2021-09-29 7:21 ` tomas 2021-09-29 7:52 ` dkrm [this message] 2021-09-29 8:22 ` tomas 2021-09-29 9:29 ` Gyro Funch 2021-09-29 11:07 ` tomas 2021-09-29 13:17 ` Jeremy Cowgar 2021-09-29 13:55 ` tomas 2021-09-29 7:10 ` Greg Minshall 2021-09-29 11:35 ` Bastien 2021-09-29 13:48 ` Timothy 2021-09-29 14:26 ` tomas 2021-09-29 14:58 ` Timothy 2021-09-29 15:13 ` Jeremy Cowgar 2021-09-30 18:13 ` Timothy 2021-09-29 15:14 ` tomas 2021-09-29 17:18 ` Greg Minshall 2021-09-29 18:15 ` tomas 2021-11-18 12:04 ` Timothy
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