wildcards (was Re: a problem I'm having with rsync-4.5.4)

Wayne Davison wayned at users.sourceforge.net
Thu May 9 14:36:02 EST 2002

On Thu, 9 May 2002, Dave Dykstra wrote:
> I would say it's definitely too risky for 2.5.6.

What would you say to adding a (simple) loop to the fnmatch() code that
would cause unanchored things like "foo/*/bar" to not be bound to the
start of the filename?  This would make it work in an equivalent way to
the unanchored non-wildcard strings.


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