Bug #899

Pathes starting with -- do not work

Added by coalado almost 11 years ago. Updated over 8 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:11/11/2009
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:


Target version:010 - Next Major Public Release 1.xxx


I guess you can read this email, as it’s html based.

I’ve attached three screenshots to report a simple and huge bug:

FOLDER STARTING WITH ““ are not welcome.

In my case, E:\--==INCOMING==-- is no correctly managed while sending the call to Windows.


Look at the folder name. Then if I click on Open directory…


Gives the explorer.exe dialog error, and doesn’t open.


Nothing related to this latest version (0.9) neither my configuration, as I have tried it in a lot of different environments. Opening drive:\\-- something always crash.

Related issues

Related to Bug #665: ClassLoader problem with ! in path Closed 10/06/2009

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