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$PathnameSeparator and DirectoryName

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  • Subject: [mg71066] $PathnameSeparator and DirectoryName
  • From: "Chris Chiasson" <chris at>
  • Date: Wed, 8 Nov 2006 06:02:36 -0500 (EST)

Why is it that reading in a list of Unix file path strings, Blocking
$PathnameSeparator = "/" and (underneath the Block) using
DirectoryName on the paths doesn't work on Windows' Mathematica? It
just returns empty strings.


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