[SciPy-dev] Bug in distuils appendpath

Pearu Peterson pearu at scipy.org
Fri Dec 9 06:55:43 CST 2005

On Wed, 7 Dec 2005, Jörgen Stenarson wrote:

> Hi,
> The tests for appendpath in scipy.distutils.misc_util fail on a windows 
> machine. The reason is that the join used to build the expected answer does 
> not normalize the path to contain \ instead of /. There is also a small 
> problem in appendpath itself. Both prefix and path need to have abspath 
> applied otherwise one of them will begin with c:\prefix and the other one 
> won't.
> After these two changes the tests pass on my windows machine.

Thanks for the patches. appendpath and its tests are fixed in SVN now.


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