setup and colons in filenames
Wed Oct 25 15:50:00 GMT 2017
This is a followup to the thread started here:
Currently setup's parse_filename is not correctly parsing filenames in
/etc/setup/installed.db that contain colons, as explained in the above
thread. It would be easy to fix this by just ripping out the 'base'
function, except for the fact that parse_filename is called by
I don't know enough about WIN32_FIND_DATA to know whether the call to
'base' is needed for that use of parse_filename. If so, is it safe to
skip all colons in that setting, since we're dealing with Win32
filenames and they don't see the colons in Cygwin filenames?
Do we need two versions of parse_filename, one that calls base and one
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