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Re: [Chicken-users] find-files

From: Christian Kellermann
Subject: Re: [Chicken-users] find-files
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2011 17:58:21 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

* Christian Kellermann <address@hidden> [110921 17:46]:
> * Sascha Ziemann <address@hidden> [110921 17:38]:
> > The documentation for find-files says: By default, symbolic links are
> > not followed.
> > 
> > Try this:
> > 
> > $ ln -s this .
> > $ csi -R posix -e '(write (find-files "."))'

The code follows the code path that supports the deprecated old
form of find-files. In that path the behaviour is set to follow
symlinks. I have to check with older chickens if that was the old
behaviour. If not I have a patch. If it does the docs need to be

A workaround is to explicitly specify follow-symlinks: #f in your
call to find-files. Does that help you for now? I will submit a
patch later today.

Kind regards & thanks for the bug report!


Who can (make) the muddy water (clear)? Let it be still, and it will
gradually become clear. Who can secure the condition of rest? Let
movement go on, and the condition of rest will gradually arise.
 -- Lao Tse. 

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