Subject: Re: How to keep case in UNIX pathnames
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Mon, 27 May 2002 20:53:52 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Stefan Schmiedl
| Does this mean that I have to rename files on Unix systems to make them
| accessible to logical pathnames? Right now I am working on a small
| program for "overlaying" PDF files, and it would be highly appreciated by
| the customer, if the generated file can be found under the same name,
| case included.

  Why are you using logical pathnames when you get input pathnames from the
  user?  What part of "one-way mapping" did you not understand?  *sigh*
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