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From James Duncan Davidson <>
Subject Re: Ant Principles
Date Wed, 19 Apr 2000 07:53:01 GMT

> Yes this is a problem. If your going to use the unix style paths and separators
> then drive letters would have to be specified using a compatible syntax. For
> example the cygnus bash shell allows //drive/unix_path to handle drives on windows
> so the above would be //c/foo

That's a thought, but not natural at all for the Windows geek. One of
the things that was important to Sam and Stefan was that people could
plug paths in and they "just worked". I agree with that.


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