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Subject: Re: [boost] [filesystem] what happened to default_name_check()?
From: Yechezkel Mett (ymett.on.boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-12-29 06:16:35

On Tue, Dec 28, 2010 at 8:37 PM, John Maddock <boost.regex_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> I'm in the process of porting bcp to Filesystem V3, as the change of default
> to V3 has broken bcp in Trunk.
> One thing that has come up is default_name_check() which has been removed.
> bcp set that to a "do nothing" check since it deals only with files that
> already exist, so it really does not want to be told that a file name isn't
> portable! :-)
> The tests seem to pass OK without this, but should I be worried about this?
> I couldn't find a rationale for the change in the docs...

Automatic name checking has been removed because it was found to be
more annoying than useful according to

Manual name checking is provided by the functions at

Yechezkel Mett

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