[Mono-bugs] [Bug 56993][Nor] Changed - Mono should autoconvert '\' to '/' in pathnames
Wed, 12 Jan 2005 18:15:44 -0500 (EST)
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--- shadow/56993 2004-05-13 05:58:35.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/56993.tmp.21637 2005-01-12 18:15:44.000000000 -0500
@@ -84,6 +84,12 @@
re: automatic path separator conversion
I know you guys have a short runway for 1.0, so auto-pathseparator-
conversion might make some great low-hanging fruit once you guys get
past the 1.0 post-release bug rush.
+------- Additional Comments From firstname.lastname@example.org 2005-01-12 18:15 -------
+The flip side, as I mention in bug #71214, is that the backslash is
+valid character in unix, and if it's transparently changed (as it is
+already in some cases), it causes problems because it's thought to be
+a path separator when really it's a part of the file name.