Re: [chip@xxxxxxxxxx: Bug#206475: Decoding filename with trailing dot doesn't imply suffix]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


According to Colin Watson:
> Perhaps '_' could also be allowed following '.' - I seem to remember
> that happening occasionally back when I used to use Windows.

I suppose it doesn't matter much either way.  FWIW, I don't think I've
ever seen any file type suffix that starts with '_', and underscores are
sometimes used in Usenet binary filenames to stand in for spaces.
Chip Salzenberg               - a.k.a. -               <>
"I wanted to play hopscotch with the impenetrable mystery of existence,
    but he stepped in a wormhole and had to go in early."  // MST3K

This email is sponsored by:ThinkGeek
Welcome to geek heaven.

[Index of Archives]     [Photo]     [Yosemite]     [Epson Inkjet]     [Mhonarc]     [Nntpcache]

  Powered by Linux