file_exists() calls dos_to_unix()

Jeremy Allison jallison at
Mon Nov 23 22:06:13 GMT 1998

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> not really: it makes a clear distinction between unix files and dos files.
> one which has resulted in this bug.

Well we don't have unix_sys_open(). 
Actually the bug has been known about for a while, it
just hasn't caused much of a problem.
I agree it needs fixing though :-).

> i don't recall adding the lines of code you are referring to.  which is
> probably the problem.

What, that you didn't add the lines of code (I assure you
that you did :-) or that you don't recall it :-) ?


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