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Re: loadlib and libraries with '.' in the name

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Ross McFarland
September 23, 2005 07:13
Re: loadlib and libraries with '.' in the name
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On Sep 23, 2005, at 3:43 AM, Roger Browne wrote:

> Ross McFarland <>
>>> i'm not really sure what the solution here would be. you'd have  
>>> to know
>>> what all of the possible extension types were and look to remove  
>>> them if
>>> found...
> How about removing the extension only if the rightmost dot is followed
> by a letter?

that would solve the gtk case, but you can still envision legal  
library names that break this.

     loadlib liborg.perl.something

that's a perfectly legal, albeit weird, library name.


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