Jim Meyering wrote: > The only advantage is that my patch uses the existing framework, > rather than adding special case code in ls.c proper. > Whether that is worth the apparent complexity... > > If you prefer his patch and want to adjust it and > handle the rest, I have no objection.
Yes it's debatable. I'll take a closer look at both and send an updated one if I think the special case in ls.c more appropriate. cheers, Pádraig.