@truename bug?

May 30, 2008
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C:\Tools is a junction to C:\Program Files\Tools.

C:\User\temp>echo %@truename["C:\Tools"]
c:\Program Files\Tools

C:\User\temp>echo %@truename["C:\Tools\Wc.exe"]
C:\Tools\Wc.exe

Should not the second display value be "c:\Program Files\Tools\Wc.exe"?
 

rconn

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May 14, 2008
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nikbackm wrote:

> C:\Tools is a junction to C:\Program Files\Tools.
>
> C:\User\temp>echo %@truename["C:\Tools"]
> c:\Program Files\Tools
>
> C:\User\temp>echo %@truename["C:\Tools\Wc.exe"]
> C:\Tools\Wc.exe
>
> Should not the second display value be "c:\Program Files\Tools\Wc.exe"?

It should be, but the Windows API is failing in that instance.

Rex Conn
JP Software
 
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