>>>>> "Andy" == Andy Piper
Andy> So the problem that we need to avoid is any attempt by
Andy> XEmacs to *access* said path.
Fine. But those checks belong in the low level code. If the OS can't
be relied on to do the checks, work around the problem in the
OS-specific code. In any case we can't prevent users from trying to
access such paths.
I agree, but we shouldn't *build* brokeness into the product. That's just