[Python-Dev] Problem with 2.3b2 tarfile?
Guido van Rossum
Tue, 01 Jul 2003 11:49:04 -0400
> > The problem is, Windows doesn't allow multiple periods in file names,
> > and all these file names should end in "...".
> [WinNT and it's descendants have no problem using
> multiple dots in a filename. What version are you
> having trouble with?]
Sjoerd meant: Windows deletes trailing periods in file names. This is
a real problem.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)