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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-12-15 18:13:07

"Alex Besogonov" <cyberax_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> Good <time-of-day>!
> It would be nice to have a utility for walking the filesystem tree.
> Naive recursive implementation will not work because there may be cycles
> in filesystem (due to hard/soft links and 'map' feature of 'mount').

The i18n branch contains a recursive directory iterator. I'd very much like
feedback on cycles and other issues like usefulness.

> PS: What's the status of i18ned filesystem library?

The latest version of the proposal to the C++ committee for TR2 shipped this
afternoon. That is the basis for the i18n work.

I'm hoping to merge the i18n branch into the HEAD tomorrow or the next day.
I just finished a round of tests on both Windows and the Mac, and all seems
well with the code. The docs are still rough, but that shouldn't delay the

Thanks for the interest,


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