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Subject: RE: Bookmarks

RE: Bookmarks

From: Benjamin <>
Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2003 22:20:07 -0800

True, and not my intention to imply that Rockbox was Windows. I coded
on Windows and made the poor assumption that * was a universally used
character for wild-card. I apologize. I still think that asterisk are
a better separator because a song is more likely to have a comma in the
title then an as trick.


-----Original Message-----
From: [] On
Behalf Of Daniel Stenberg
Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 9:34 PM
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: Bookmarks

On Wed, 29 Jan 2003, Benjamin wrote:

> My preference is to keep the * as the separator because it's one of
> the few characters not usable on the Windows OS for a file or
> directory name.

Rockbox is not Windows.

AFAIK, there is nothing in FAT32 that prevents us from using '*' in file
names, so all the people using non-Windows operating systems can still
use this.

 Daniel Stenberg -- --
Received on 2003-01-30

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