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Ashwin Hirschi wrote:
Since people are discussing require paths on Windows, this is perhaps
a good time to point out that the semi-colon is actually (and
surprisingly!) a valid character in a directory name/path.

Yes, I always wondered why they chose a valid character as path separator, perhaps because it was illegal in MS-Dos times, and kept it for this usage. They should have make it illegal.

Philippe Lhoste
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