[Python-Dev] Re: [Python-checkins] CVS: python/dist/src/Modules getpath.c,1.30,1.31

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@beopen.com
Mon, 25 Sep 2000 14:07:00 -0400 (EDT)

Jeremy Hylton writes:
 >   FLD> Did you test this when argv[0] is something like
 >   FLD> './/foo/bin/python'? 
 > No.  Two questions: What would that mean? How could I generate it?

  That should mean the same as './foo/bin/python' since multiple '/'
are equivalent to a single '/' on Unix.  (Same for r'\' on Windows
since this won't interfere with UNC paths (like '\\host\foo\bin...')).
  You can do this using fork/exec.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at beopen.com>
BeOpen PythonLabs Team Member