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Subject: Re: .LNK FILES IN ROCKBOX

Re: .LNK FILES IN ROCKBOX

From: Jens Arnold <arnold-j_at_t-online.de>
Date: 2005-12-08

On 08.12.2005, Ray Lambert wrote:

> Stephan Seitz wrote:
>> The other reason *has* to do with playing music: As a linux
>> only user, many oggs of mine have characters which are not
>> valid in vfat (or even ntfs), but perfectly valid in ext2,
>> reiser or other modern filesystems. So I can't even simply
>> copy my music from my linux box to the player but have to
>> change filenames (what means I can't simply sync both
>> repositories).

> Is this true even using the utf8 option (to the vfat driver)?

> I mount my vfat partitions with the utf8 option and I can see
> all characters. Granted, I'm an English-speaking-type and I
> don't use many extended characters but I though fat32/vfat
> supported full unicode.

It does (almost). I don't know the capabilities of the linux
VFAT driver, but VFAT itself supports full UCS-16.

Regards, Jens
Received on Thu Dec 8 21:08:11 2005


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