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From: Sam Steingold <sds <at> gnu.org>
Subject: Re: using pathnames containing wildcard characters
Newsgroups: gmane.lisp.clisp.general
Date: Wednesday 1st February 2012 19:12:34 UTC (over 5 years ago)
> * Don Cohen  [2012-02-01 10:53:39
-0800]:
>
> Sam Steingold writes:
>
>  > http://clisp.podval.org/impnotes/syscalls.html#file-tree-walk
> The doc says fd-limit defaults to 5 but not what it means/controls.

this is a shallow interface to nftw(), i.e., you should ask this
question to the libc people, not here.

> It would also be useful if the depth could be controlled, i.e.,
> only call the function with last argument less than some argument.
> (I'd have called that argument depth.)
> I wonder when one would want to use the current depth argument.

I think the second q answers the first one :-)

> It seems possibly equally or more useful to report directories before
> those things in it.

maybe, but you have to modify nftw for that.

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