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Re: Pre-RFC: no feature 'filetests';

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Ricardo Signes
Date:
October 2, 2021 18:18
Subject:
Re: Pre-RFC: no feature 'filetests';
Message ID:
3e027456-760f-4737-9a1b-d6b51dac4728@beta.fastmail.com
On Fri, Oct 1, 2021, at 12:27 PM, Dan Book wrote:
> While I agree with the usefulness for avoiding this parser precedence quirk, I have two issues with this idea: 1) it's a pretty niche use case to warrant a feature flag, 2) this is not a feature we plan to disrecommend in any way, unlike the other reverse features we've recently added, or even format vars which have less tricky alternatives available under use English.

Agreed.  This seems overly niche, especially when there's no "so we should all switch to this other syntax."

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rjbs

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