bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #32181, addpath/rmpath and trailing filesep

 
 

bug #32181: addpath/rmpath and trailing filesep

Submitter:  Guillaume <gyom>
Submitted:  Wed 19 Jan 2011 06:02:01 PM UTC
   
 
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect Result
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Guillaume Open/Closed:  * Closed
Release:  * dev Operating System:  * GNU/Linux
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
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Thu 20 Jan 2011 01:20:04 PM UTC, comment #2: 

No compatibility issue but I found this warning was puzzling:


octave> addpath /local/
octave> rmpath /local
warning: rmpath: /local: not found


Thanks for the change.

Guillaume <gyom>
Thu 20 Jan 2011 08:26:53 AM UTC, comment #1: 

Why?  What trouble does it cause to leave them in?  Is this a compatibility issue?

In any case, I checked in the following change:

http://hg.savannah.gnu.org/hgweb/octave/rev/06cfda4c07e5

John W. Eaton <jwe>
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Wed 19 Jan 2011 06:02:01 PM UTC, original submission:  

addpath/rmpath should remove any trailing filesep of input directory names.
For example,


addpath /local/dir1
addpath /local/dir1/


results in path:


/local/dir1
/local/dir1/
...


instead of only /local/dir1.

Guillaume <gyom>

 

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