From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-07-03 22:44:06
Michael Marcin wrote:
> Steven Watanabe wrote:
>> Michael Marcin wrote:
>>> That is annoying but it seems like a trailing slash at the end of a
>>> path would be enough to differentiate paths to files from paths to
>> Doesn't that force the path constructor to access the file system?
> I think it just forces the user to supply a path that meets this
1) I for one would be very surprised by a library that requires this. No
tool that I can think of works this way.
2) How do you deal with an input parameter that can be either a
file or a directory? Do you have to determine which it is before
creating a path?
The boost::filesystem functions for determining this take paths...
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