Concern about recent patch

Alan Modra
Mon Jun 26 16:15:00 GMT 2000

On Mon, 26 Jun 2000, Mark E. wrote:

> 2000-06-25  Alexander Aganichev <>
> 	* ar.c (normalize): Advance past both characters in a DOS based
> 	<letter>: filepath prefix.
> 	(main): Likewise.
> 	* bucomm.c (make_tempname): Likewise.
> I believe this patch should be reverted. For example, let variable 'file' 

Definitely.  When I checked in the rest of Alexander's patch, I
specifically excluded this part, because it's wrong.  See

I'm reverting it.

Alan Modra
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