Re: Hotlist add group and quick cd use the same history entry to store input

On Mon, Jan 30, 2006 at 02:15:05PM +0200, Pavel Tsekov wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Jan 2006, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> > On Mon, Jan 30, 2006 at 11:46:59AM +0200, Pavel Tsekov wrote:
> > > The subject says it all. Both input fields store their entries under
> > > "input" section in the history file. Should we change the section name
> > > for each or only for one of them ?
> > >
> > both. "input" is too generic to mean anything ...
> > is "input" associated with anything else, btw?
> Nope. But variations are used in several places i.e.
> "input1" , "input-1", "input-def" ... Those need
> proper names too, but at least they don't use the
> same section to information from different sources.
yup. be considerate, though - sometime it *does* make sense to share
the history.

> If we change the names people will loose their history
> once they update their MC that's the major drawback.
indeed, but i would not call this major. it's just an annoyance. if
something is too worthwhile to be just lost, it belongs into a
shell script/alias/function. i repeatedly made that experience ... :}

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