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":" treated as ";" in filename expansion

From: Dan Jacobson
Subject: ":" treated as ";" in filename expansion
Date: 16 Mar 2002 23:51:53 +0800
User-agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.1

Apparently if one has a ":" a filename, TAB expansion sees it like it
was ";":
# cat tr<TAB>
tr*      tr-op*   tr-or11* tr-or5*  tr:1105* 
# cat tr:<TAB>
At this point all the files in the directory are listed.
# cat tr:1<TAB>
1073-985653863-1* 1681-990017843-3* 
[we see files starting with 1]

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