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> From: cvsnt-bounces at cvsnt.org > [mailto:cvsnt-bounces at cvsnt.org] On Behalf Of Glen Starrett > Sent: Thursday, 27 April, 2006 20:26 > > Dan Troesser wrote: > > Have you ever worked around this problem before in CVSNT? Apparently, > > because my id starts with u and in this case is preceded with a \ from the > > domain name, the compiler thinks it's an escape code. Can we tell CVSNT to > > ignore domain names? > > The domain name is going to be significant in larger networks and > shouldn't just be ignored. Maybe a substitution of / for \ in the > username string would be sufficient? It would still parse for human > readers, and shouldn't be trouble for most compilers. That seems like the best option to me. A conforming C implementation won't care about (apparent) Unicode / ISO 10646 escapes in a comment (ISO 9899:1999 6.4.3 and 6.4.9), but apparently some Java compilers do. Note that many (though not all) Windows applications are happy to use a forward slash instead of a backslash between domain and username anyway, just as most Windows applications other than cmd.exe built-ins are happy to take forward slashes as path separators. So substituting a forward slash in the expansion of the Id (and Author, Header, Locker, and Log) keywords wouldn't be all that odd. -- Michael Wojcik Principal Software Systems Developer, Micro Focus