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questions about ".yy" in pathnames
>>>>> "JH" == Joerg Hoehle <email@example.com> writes:
JH> CHANGES.LOG (15 March 1996 changes) says
* On Unix, PARSE-NAMESTRING will not interpret a leading `.'
as a file with a type but no name. Instead, the file will include the `.'
in the name. Pathname syntax is unchanged.
JH> What does "Pathname syntax is unchanged" actually mean w.r.t. such
JH> a change?
> (pathname-name ".erg")
> (pathname-name #".erg")
> (pathname-type ".erg")
> (pathname-type #".erg")