bugLiberty Eiffel - Bugs: bug #39937, On Windows platform,...


bug #39937: On Windows platform, files/directories cannot be named AUX

Submitted by:  Hans Zwakenberg <hzwakenberg>
Submitted on:  Wed 04 Sep 2013 08:37:31 AM UTC  
Category:  other Severity:  5 - Blocker
Priority:  7 - High Status:  Fixed
Assigned to:  Raphael Mack <ramack> Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  None Fixed Release:  adler
Planned Release:  None

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Thu 05 Sep 2013 04:53:25 AM UTC, comment #1:

I suggest "internal"

Cyril Adrian <cadrian>
Project Administrator
Wed 04 Sep 2013 08:37:31 AM UTC, original submission:

On Windows platforms, AUX is a reserved device name. The Liberty-Eiffel distribution has multiple AUX subdirectories and/or files, those will NOT be locally copied, hence are then locally missing from the installation.

I suggest to rename those files/directories to the full 'auxiliary' or to use synonyms like 'external', 'backaup' or whatever better denotes the semantics intended.

Hans Zwakenberg <hzwakenberg>
Project Member


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Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
Sat 05 Oct 2013 05:45:48 AM UTC cadrian Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    Fixed ReleaseNone => adler
Wed 18 Sep 2013 03:37:15 PM UTC hzwakenberg SummaryOn Windows platform, files/directories cannot be names AUX => On Windows platform, files/directories cannot be named AUX
Wed 18 Sep 2013 03:36:01 PM UTC hzwakenberg StatusConfirmed => Fixed
Thu 05 Sep 2013 04:53:25 AM UTC cadrian CategoryNone => other
    Severity3 - Normal => 5 - Blocker
    Priority5 - Normal => 7 - High
    Assigned toNone => ramack

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