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Re: IS_FNCHAR ok to use?

From: VK Sameer <sameer_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-12-14 10:10:33 CET

On Tue, 2004-12-14 at 13:55, Peter N. Lundblad wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Dec 2004, VK Sameer wrote:
> > While checking out the fix for issue 1954, Jon Foster's patch took me to
> > IS_FNCHAR (in include/arch/win32/apr_arch_file_io.h) for testing whether
> > pathnames contain invalid/reserved characters on Windows. Is it ok to
> > use this even though it has no APR_ prefix?
> >
> Have we decided that we want this check inside svn at all?

I haven't brought up the proposal before. Not sure if it has been
discussed earlier.

> I'm not sure I think that's a good idea.

Using IS_FNCHAR or os-specific checks altogether?

> When would you do this check?

It would be part of a check for os-specific characters before creating
and adding a file in a working copy.

These are the files:


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