[Ecls-list] Rename a directory?

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll juanjose.garciaripoll at googlemail.com
Thu Aug 19 21:44:31 UTC 2010

Hopefully fixed in CVS. RENAME-FILE is all what you need -- even though the
specification only mandates it should work for files and thus this
assumption is not portable.


On Thu, Aug 19, 2010 at 8:26 PM, Zach Beane <xach at xach.com> wrote:

> I'd like to rename a directory with ECL. If I have a directory like
> "/tmp/from/" and I want to rename it to "/tmp/to/", I get something like
> this:
>  > (rename-file "/tmp/from/" "/tmp/to/")
>  Cannot rename the file "/tmp/from/" to #P"/tmp/to/".
>  Explanation: No such file or directory.
> Is there an ECL-specific function I can use to to do what I want?
> Zach
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