[Ecls-list] Wrong behaviour with pathnames containing #\:

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll jjgarcia at users.sourceforge.net
Sun Apr 6 16:07:56 UTC 2008

On Sun, Apr 6, 2008 at 3:56 PM, Luis Oliveira <luismbo at gmail.com> wrote:
>  luis at haden:/tmp$ mkdir tmp
>  luis at haden:/tmp$ cd tmp/
>  luis at haden:/tmp/tmp$ touch foo:bar
> [...]
>  > (probe-file "foo:bar")
>  NIL
>  > (directory "*.*")
>  (#P"/tmp/tmp/bar")

Hi, I had not contemplated the possibility that file names or
directories contain colons in their names. Sincerely, I thought it was
disallowed, probably motivated by the Windows and URL standards. In
any case the fixes I just committed should now produce the expected


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Ciudad Universitaria s/n Madrid 28040 (Spain)

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