Re: [regression] special char expansion

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  • Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2009 15:27:42 +1000

On Wed, 22 Jul 2009 02:22:01 +0200
Tobias Jakobi <liquid.acid@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> I just updated from e2-0.5.1 to 0.6.2 and that seems to have broken the
> special char expansion again.
> 
> I have the directory open action associated with a simple "cd %f", which
> worked without problems with the old version. However with the new
> version an old problem returns: directory names with "special chars"
> like ~ can't be opened anymore because e2 expands the ~ inside the dirname.
> 
> Could this be fixed in the next version?

Certainly, Tobias, if we can find what the problem is. I've just stepped 
through (with a debugger) examples of entered command "cd %f", and also checked 
"activation" of a dir using that command, where the selected dir was 
respectively "special~dir" and "~special-dir" (both of them sans quotes). I 
found it to work as expected. Likewise for "cd %%f".

Any more hints about what to look for ?

Regards
Tom 


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