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Re: the @ syntax - date format

From: Mark D. Baushke <mdb_at_juniper.net>
Date: 2002-04-06 03:07:00 CEST

Hi Patrik,

It is my understanding that all characters except the file separation
character (/) is allowed in a filename under *nix. I have seen a
number of characters used to separate versions from filenames in the


It has always been the case that those characters were legal under
most *nix filesystems.

I like the idea Hontvari proposed that only the last "@" on the
filename is considered in looking for a revision and that adding one
to the end of a file means that all of the previous characters must be
the filename.

        -- Mark

> Date: Sat, 06 Apr 2002 02:37:53 +0200
> From: Patrik Husfloen <pathu440@student.liu.se>
> I'm just curious, but wouldn't it be possible to choose another
> delimiter if @ is causing so much problems, or are all characters
> allowed into filenames in *nix
> file§rev or file[rev
> just thinking out loud
> /patrik

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