Opened 6 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#849 closed defect (fixed)

Load Folder should ignore files starting with .

Reported by: ajj Owned by: krzywon
Priority: minor Milestone: SasView 4.2.0
Component: SasView Keywords:
Cc: Work Package: SasView Bug Fixing


When loading a folder from a Mac on a PC, the data folder loading routine should ignore files that start with a . (period) these hidden files occur when files are written to a FAT formatted drive from a mac.

Trying to load them results in error messages which are a bit unclear unless you spot the . since the filenames are otherwise the same as the files you are actually trying to load

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by krzywon

In 69400ece6331d3940134855e589a44b6b29307e0/sasview:

Ask what to do with files that start with a period when loading directory. see #849

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by GitHub <noreply@…>

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

In f001bc9e4b9d1ac0d4712117442f0c949334dbc4/sasview:

Merge pull request #95 from lewisodriscoll/ticket-876

Refactor File Loaders - fixes #889 #950 #849 #876 #922 #983 #970

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