[Mono-dev] [Mono-docs-list] Can not checkout trunk on windows

Steve Wagner lists at lanwin.de
Wed Jan 2 16:40:25 EST 2008

Sorry but it isnt totaly solved. Now ive got the following error:

Cant check out path

Bad syntax for filename, directoryname or drivename

* This is free text translated from german windows


Jonathan Pryor schrieb:
> On Wed, 2007-12-26 at 10:32 -0500, Miguel de Icaza wrote:
>>> Suggestions?  All I can suggest is that namespace XML files should
>>> contain some character/string that namespaces are highly unlikely to
>>> contain, e.g. instead of "en/System.xml" for the XML documentation on
>>> the System namespace, use "en/Namespace-System.xml".  Any such
>>> character/string *must* be usable on Windows, so no ':' or similar
>>> characters can be used.
>> We should add support for a different name like:
>> 	ns-System.xml
>> And then we can rename the files for the docs that we maintain.
> This has been done.  Mike Kestner suggested using a namespaces.xml file;
> I chose not to do this as it made the migration of
> monodocer/monodocs2html/ecma-provider easier.
>> And keep the old code for documentation that might be out that has not
>> been updated by us.
> Monodoc will currently look for the older filename and rename
> accordingly; ecma-provider will check for both, with a preference for
> the non ns-prefixed name.
> monodocs2html currently requires the ns- prefixed files, as I couldn't
> think of an easy way to do the fallback within the XSLT.
>  - Jon

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