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Re: bug in true-filename?

From: Deepak Goel
Subject: Re: bug in true-filename?
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2000 10:33:03 -0500

>>[Emacs does not expand path correctly if the expanded path contains a /:
>  DG> There is, however a path /:/system/1.5/common/gnu/info.  And the info
>  DG> files do indeed exist on that path.  Emacs somehow ignored thos /:/
> See Info node `Quoted File Names'.

thanks, i saw it.  so, i see that /:/system really means /system for

But there still remains an emacs-bug in true-filename
If /usr is a link to /:/system
then (true-filename "/usr") should yield something like
"/:/:/system" which emacs would indeed interpret as /:/system.

hope i got that right..

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