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Subject: Re: .LNK FILES IN ROCKBOX

Re: .LNK FILES IN ROCKBOX

From: Bluechip <csbluechip_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2005-12-05

At 04:44 05/12/2005, you wrote:
>Bluechip wrote:
>>you may enjoy reading this:
>>http://leporidae.tokigun.net/.ref/spec/execute/lnk/shortcut.pdf
>
>Cool, thanks. I was going to search for something exactly like that.
>
>It appears, then, that the actual Windows LNK file may not be a useful
>thing then, if it's storing the full disk/network path of the file, which
>in the case of Windows would include a drive letter - unless we patched
>Rockbox to ignore the drive letter element?

I noted the flag "contains relative path"

It would be simple enough for rockbox to extract from a string that bit
which was relevant.
A little thought, yes. But not actually difficult.

>Personally, I'd love to just see ext2/ext3 support ;o) But I'll see if I
>have any luck with this in the next little while, first Christmas being
>married and such, we're pretty busy.
>
>-id
>
Received on Mon Dec 5 06:13:35 2005


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