argv returning strange filename

Maarten Bezemer m.m.bezemer at
Thu Mar 18 05:57:32 PST 2004

On 18 Mar 2004 "Peter Naulls" <peter at> wrote:

> In message <ba399d914c.maarten at>
>           Maarten Bezemer <m.m.bezemer at> wrote:
> > The value of argv[0] is something like:
> > :Veger.$
> > instead of
> > ADFS::Veger.$
> This is, for obscure reasons, expected RISC OS behaviour.  There was
> some dicussion about this some time ago, but nothing particularly came
> of it.  Nemo did give me a hacky module that "fixed" this, but it had
> various other side effects that caused problems.

So there is nothing to do about it? Well then I'll have to make some
changes in the CVS code.

Thanks anyway,

Maarten Bezemer

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