[Openmcl-devel] %directory-string-list fails on real Mac filenames

Gary Byers gb at clozure.com
Fri Mar 26 15:44:32 PST 2004

On Fri, 26 Mar 2004, Stonewall Ballard wrote:

> Gary,
> That's clearly a better idea than what I was considering, but it
> doesn't work. It fails on a file named "11 *69.mp3", which produces:
> Illegal use of wildcarded filename "/Volumes/Music/iTunes
> Music/Christine Lavin/Please Don't Make Me Too Happy/11 \\\\*69.mp3"

At first glance, it looks like something (dumbly) quoted the * twice,
which of course just had the effect of quoting the backslash and unquoting
the asterisk.

> I'll take a look at this later when I have more time.

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