Re: glib + gecos
- From: Tim Janik <timj gtk org>
- To: Gtk Devel <gtk-devel-list redhat com>
- Subject: Re: glib + gecos
- Date: Sun, 7 Feb 1999 05:03:40 +0100 (CET)
On Sun, 7 Feb 1999, Tomas Ogren wrote:
> I really think that glib should cut away the non-name part from the
> gecos field when extracting 'g_real_name' ..
> The gecos-field normally contains name, phone-number etc.. in a
> comma-separated list.. We only want the name-part when checking for the
> name.. right?
yes, that's also what the windows equivalent means to provide.
so the ,.* part not getting stripped is a bug in actual code.
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