[Rd] [PATCH] R ignores PATH_MAX and fails in long directories (PR#14228)
mstokely at google.com
Mon Mar 15 02:02:54 CET 2010
Indeed thanks to ripley@ for submitting it. I don't see a note in the
NEWS file and it would be nice to point this out as fixed since others
may have run into this problem. Could someone submit something like
this as well?
--- NEWS (revision 51276)
+++ NEWS (working copy)
@@ -577,6 +577,8 @@
o read.fwf() works again when 'file' is a connection.
+ o R now works correctly with filesystem paths longer than 255
+ characters on platforms that support it (PR#14228).
CHANGES IN R VERSION 2.10.1
On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 9:12 AM, Seth Falcon <seth at userprimary.net> wrote:
> On 3/11/10 12:45 AM, Henrik Bengtsson wrote:
>> Thanks for the troubleshooting,
>> I just want to second this patch; it would be great if PATH_MAX could
>> be used everywhere.
> The patch, or at least something quite similar, was applied in r51229.
> + seth
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