[Ecls-list] Small change in pathnames

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll jjgarcia at users.sourceforge.net
Sun Apr 6 16:04:33 UTC 2008

On Sun, Apr 6, 2008 at 5:58 PM, Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll
<jjgarcia at users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
> Tag: (CVS 2008-04-06 17:56)
>   - ECL now allows directory components and pathname names and types to have
>    colon in their strings. A leading colon disambiguates in the namestring
>    will be use to disambiguate.
>         ":foo:bar"              NAME="foo:bar"
>         "foo:bar"               DEVICE="foo", NAME="bar" (physical pathname)
>         "foo:bar"               HOST="foo", NAME="bar" (logical pathname)
>         "/e/foo:bar"            DIR=(:ABSOLUTE "e"), NAME="foo:bar"
>         "/e/foo:bar/txt"        DIR=(:ABSOLUTE "e" "foo:bar"), NAME="txt"

Completed with this other fix: Tag: (CVS 2008-04-06 18:01)

 - DIRECTORY now properly handles files with colons in their names.

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