System.FilePath.joinDrive problem

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at
Sun Nov 4 09:26:36 EST 2007

Hello Twan,

Sunday, November 4, 2007, 2:33:44 AM, you wrote:

> The reason I came upon this problem was that my %ProgramFiles% was set
> to "E:". For years this has worked without incident, all programs handle
> this just fine. The only program that doesn't accept this is cabal.

i think that you just violated agreement that here absolute path
should be used. while your program was GUI ones, e: and e:\ was the
same, but when you installed console program that inherits its
environment from cmd, things goes wrong. is it possible to use "e:\"

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at

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