[jamming] GLOB and case-sensitivity
david.abrahams at rcn.com
Wed Feb 19 08:50:02 PST 2003
David Abrahams <david.abrahams at rcn.com> writes:
> Boost.Jam seems to have case-sensitive GLOB on NT. In other words, if
> I use
> GLOB "." : *.bat
> and there's a FOO.BAT in the current directory, the result will still
> be empty. Is this something that's been fixed in Perforce Jam, or
> should it be considered a bug?
Now patched in Boost.Jam CVS to downcase found filenames on NT and
Cygwin before matching against the pattern. An optional 3rd argument
causes downcasing on all platforms. Case-insensitive comparison can
be achieved by lowercasing the patterns before passing them in.
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