Symlinked files appear every search result

Daniel Lublin daniel at
Thu Oct 12 15:48:45 CEST 2017

For me, relative symlinks to directories are not a problem, but both relative
and absolute symlinks to files show up no matter what I search for, as
described by others.

> Probably something something shell globbing? My passmenu was originally
> also not playing nice with links, so I changed it to use `find` instead.
> Maybe you can rewrite the pass find function to use `find` as well.
> Another possible workaround in this case: only use absolute links.

Yeah, replacing tree(1) with something more predictable would be nice.
Considering find though, remember GNU find is not everywhere, and I guess
that's just the beginning...

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