Loader fix for pathes differing by extra backslashes

Eric Pouech pouech-eric at wanadoo.fr
Mon Jun 30 13:18:29 CDT 2003

Mike McCormack wrote:
> Hi,
> The loader seems to have a problem with extra backslashes in module 
> pathnames.
> If "c:\\windows\\system\\ole32.dll" is loaded and unloaded, then 
> "c:\\windows\\system\\\\ole32.dll" is loaded, there will be trouble, as 
> the loader does not recognise these two as the same module, yet dlopen 
> does.
Did you test what Windows does in that case ? (I also wonder where the 
double backslash comes from).
Eric Pouech

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