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docs: New plan for directory references, further
authorIan Jackson <ijackson@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:33:19 +0000 (13:33 +0000)
committerIan Jackson <ijackson@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:33:19 +0000 (13:33 +0000)
Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <ijackson@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
README

diff --git a/README b/README
index 0b95b98..3059d9a 100644 (file)
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -138,8 +138,8 @@ If you `include subdirmk/regen.mk', dependency management and
 automatic regeneration for all of this template substitution, and for
 config.status etc. is done for you.
 
 automatic regeneration for all of this template substitution, and for
 config.status etc. is done for you.
 
-Summary of directory reference syntaxes
----------------------------------------
+Summary of recommended directory reference syntaxes
+---------------------------------------------------
 
 Path construction &-expansions, meanings summary:
 
 
 Path construction &-expansions, meanings summary:
 
@@ -158,14 +158,12 @@ multi-word processing.
                                           
   This       lc       &file     &@file          &,file       &@,file
   directory  any      &/file    &@/file         &,/file      &@,/file
                                           
   This       lc       &file     &@file          &,file       &@,file
   directory  any      &/file    &@/file         &,/file      &@,/file
-             several  & f g h   &@ f g h        &, f g h     &^, f g h
+             several  & f g h   &@ f g h        &, f g h     &@, f g h
 
   Top        lc                 &.file          &;file       &@;file
   level      any      file      &./file         &;/file      &@;/file
 
   Top        lc                 &.file          &;file       &@;file
   level      any      file      &./file         &;/file      &@;/file
-             .mk.in   file      $(abs)/file     $(src)/file  $(abs_src)/file
              several  f g h     &. f g h        &; f g h     &@; f g h
              several  f g h     &. f g h        &; f g h     &@; f g h
-                                &@. file
-                                &@. f g h
+             .mk.in   file      $(abs)/file     $(src)/file  $(abs_src)/file
 
 Substitution syntax
 -------------------
 
 Substitution syntax
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