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68815Re: expand('%:h:h')

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  • Bram Moolenaar
    Mar 23, 2013
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      Marcin Szamotulski wrote:

      > If one is in the directory of the current file '%:h:h' expands to '.',
      > while it should expand tas '%:p:h:h' does. This is probably is not very
      > useful case since using '../' is much simpler, though it might be used
      > in a plugin (I've never been hit by this though). Expansion of '%:h:h'
      > works fine when the current directory is not where the current file is.
      > Another, similar issue is when the current file is:
      > /home/user/directory/file.txt
      > and the current directory is
      > /home/user
      > Then both '%:h:h' and '%:h:h:h' expand to '.'.

      That's correct, when using :h while there is nothing to remove leaves
      the path unchanged.

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