Bug 10658 - Path.GetDirectoryName() Bug when path is a volume (i.e. 'C:')
Summary: Path.GetDirectoryName() Bug when path is a volume (i.e. 'C:')
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: mscorlib ()
Version: master
Hardware: PC Windows
: --- normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2013-02-25 16:02 UTC by Tal Aloni
Modified: 2013-03-01 04:19 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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RESOLVED FIXED

Description Tal Aloni 2013-02-25 16:02:26 UTC
Description of Problem:
Console.WriteLine(Path.GetDirectoryName("C:boot.ini"))
Will print 'C:' for Microsoft Dot-Net framework, and 'C' for Mono (Master)
This in turn will cause additional issues (e.g. when attempting to read using this path)

Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Execute a program containing the line:
Console.WriteLine(Path.GetDirectoryName("C:boot.ini"))

Actual Results:
'C'

Expected Results:
'C:'

How often does this happen? 
Always

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Tal Aloni 2013-03-01 04:19:24 UTC
A fix was committed to Master at 2013-03-01.