Some more notes
db3l at fitlinxx.com
Sat Oct 23 22:20:11 CEST 2004
Peter Hansen <peter at engcorp.com> writes:
> That's not necessary in almost all cases. Windows happily(*)
> accepts forward slashes in all system calls. The only place
> it does not is in the *shell* (aka command.com and cmd.exe). (...)
Actually, almost all system calls. I don't have the precise list
handy, but there are some related to networking that use UNC names
that expect to see a machine name supplied as a string as "\\machine"
and will not accept "//machine".
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