[GRASS-dev] [grass-code I][566] g.rename fails to rename maps

Moritz Lennert mlennert at club.worldonline.be
Fri Dec 21 10:30:35 EST 2007

On 21/12/07 16:24, Moritz Lennert wrote:
> On 21/12/07 16:01, Patton, Eric wrote:
>>> It's in manage:
>>> http://trac.osgeo.org/grass/browser/grass/trunk/general/manage/cmd
>>> Moritz
>> Thanks for the pointer. Is it still a bug, though? Can anyone confirm?
> Yup. It's due to line 28 in /general/manage/lib/do_rename.c (line
> if (G_strcasecmp (old,new) == 0) return 1;
> If you comment this out and recompile the lib and the command, it works. 
> No idea why this is there. Unless someone objects, I'll remove that line.

Actually it is due to:

where strcmp was replaced with G_strcasecmp, thus making the compare 
case independent. So, the line should not be removed, but it should 
either be reverted to strcmp, or we need G_strcmp, which doesn't exist 
at this stage AFAICT.


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