Is there any expression that matches all undone TODO states in a sparse-tree search?

Meaning: what's the shortest expression I can write if I do C-c / m that renders the same results as C-c / t?

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With a prefix argument (C-u) to exclude non-TODO headlines, matching -DONE will get you close (unless you have several different DONE states).


Missed/forgot, and it's in the manual, that the answer is simply /!

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