27583Re: Win32 6.1a default cd change
- Mar 1, 2002Walter Briscoe wrote:
> I apologise if this has been reported or is documented and I have notFor me it still works like you describe for Vim 6.0. I don't see
> found it.
> In 6.0, starting vim with a command like:
> vim a:\b\c\d.e sets the current directory and device to a:b\c and opens
> d.e. vim a:/b\c\d.e leaves the directory and device unchanged.
> In 6.1a, both commands behave in the same way. Was this intended? Why?
> [The reason for the implicit cd is that vim may be opened from a
> shortcut or by other devious means and no useful directory is then
> available. Any such filename uses '\\' as a directory delimiter and
> never uses '/']
something relevant that changed. I can't guess why it works differently
for you... Have you compiled Vim yourself perhaps? Which version are
you talking about anyway, console or GUI?
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