Inconsistent behavior of FullName when provided path ends with a backslash - by davidgvh

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  Won't Fix<br /><br />
		Due to several factors the product team decided to focus its efforts on other items.<br /><br />
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ID 777308 Comments
Status Resolved Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 1/23/2013 1:41:11 PM
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DirectoryInfo.FullName displays the simplified path name, but does not remove trailing directory separators. FullName will always display paths without trailing directory separators if referenced through GetDirectories or through Parent.

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Posted by Immo [MSFT] on 2/11/2013 at 12:06 PM
Thank you for your feedback. We are not going to be able to address this issue in our next release due to other priorities.

Immo Landwerth
.NET Framework Team
Posted by davidgvh on 1/28/2013 at 6:37 AM
Why will this not be fixed?
Posted by Microsoft on 1/23/2013 at 10:55 PM
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Posted by Macy [MSFT] on 1/23/2013 at 1:50 PM
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