Mail Archives: djgpp-workers/2003/02/10/17:31:13

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Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2003 00:06:13 +0100
From: Laurynas Biveinis <laurynas DOT biveinis AT mif DOT vu DOT lt>
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To: djgpp-workers AT delorie DOT com
Subject: Re: Take on __solve_symlinks()
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Charles Sandmann wrote:
> Excess ../../.. will find files in the root directory on Win2K (such
> as autoexec.bat) but will fail (unmatched) on Win98.  Win2K seems to
> emulate a unixy type behavior of .. in root pointing to root - while
> Win98 does not.

Thanks a lot. I guess this acquits __solve_symlinks of Rick's concerns,
doesn't it? Rick, are there any other bugs left in __solve_symlinks?


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