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Re^4: Wrong idioms

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Apr 01, 2013 at 12:43 UTC ( #1026477=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Wrong idioms
in thread Wrong idioms

My position is that application programs should not impose restrictions that are not enforced by the OS. Full stop.

And for portability reasons, applications should not attempt to "validate" file or pathnames. Let the OS do it and then reports its conclusions.

Any other approach is just pointless make work; and will inevitably comes back to bite you in the ass.


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