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Re: 'cygpath -ml <posix_8.3_path>' bug?
At 17:59 2003-03-19, Christopher Faylor wrote:
On Wed, Mar 19, 2003 at 05:42:07PM -0800, Randall R Schulz wrote:
>Perhaps. In particular, if one uses Windows mode (instead of mixed
>mode) you get the result I think you were expecting (except, of course,
>for the orientation of the name separators).
Well, since POSIX doesn't have anything like "long file names" I think
you could say this isn't really a bug. The -l is a no-op in this case.
Or one could always submit a patch...
The ostensibly failing mode is conversion _to_ a Windows format, not to
You know, it just occurred to me that if I submitted half as many
patches to open source projects as I put onto my bike's tires, I'd be a hero.
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