Copy/paste VS folder name containing square brackets


if your vvvv instal lies somwhere in a folder that contains square brackets in its name then you’re not able to use CTRL+C,CTRL+V while patching.

Feature or Bug?

interesting find. indeed the .dtd referenced in the .xml message (for copy/pasting nodes) must not contain square brackets. in fact it should be path-enocded to make sure. so thats what happens in latest alphas and fixes this problem.

if for some reason someone relied on reading the path to the .dtd from GetPatch (VVVV) that would now break as it would now need a path-decode before being readable. anyway we consider chances that someone did that are smaller than someone having their vvvv.exe in a path with square brackets. so lets see…