[thelist] ColdFusion CFFILE Upload help

Ryan Carmody carmodyryan at hotmail.com
Thu Feb 27 10:45:01 CST 2003


When trying to upload a file with a period at the end of the file name (ex:
txt file 'test.') CF throws this error:

The path, 'c:\..\test..txt', is illegal. Path specifications cannot include

Besides telling our clients to come up with better file names, does anyone
know how to trim the trailing period off either before of after the file is
actually uploaded so the file on our server would be test.txt and not


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