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What is canonicalpath?
Joined: Nov 17, 2000
Nov 17, 2000 15:44:00
what is the difference between Canonicalpath and absolutePATH?
Can anybody help?
High Plains Drifter
Joined: Oct 25, 2000
Nov 17, 2000 16:01:00
The result of asking for a canonical path should of course be the absolute path. getCanonicalPath() is used to return the absolute path when only a relative path to the object is known.
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[This message has been edited by Michael Ernest (edited November 17, 2000).]
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