[Python-Dev] Proposal to revert r54204 (splitext change)

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Mar 16 01:55:02 CET 2007

Mike Krell wrote:
> copies of ".emacs" would be made as ".1.emacs",
> ".2.emacs", etc.

But that's not going to work for other extensionless
files that don't begin with a dot. The fact that it
happens to work for .emacs files and the like is
just a fluke due to Windows' ignorance of Unix
file naming conventions.


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