mangling char ignored in mangle_hash2.c ...

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Sun Sep 1 08:07:00 GMT 2002

On Sun, 1 Sep 2002, Simo Sorce wrote:

> It was decided to fix the mangling char to '~', lp__mangling_char() was
> maintained for compatibility with the old style module.
> We choosed also to fix it at seventh char position to avoid broken
> applications that make assumptions on the mangling char and also moved
> every unusable char to be displayed as a single '_', the previous
> semantics can be found in mangle_hash.c

OK, that is fine, but the documentation is wrong!

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
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