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Subject: Re: FAT Filename Mangling bug. (was: RE : Regarding the recent recording PANIC's)

Re: FAT Filename Mangling bug. (was: RE : Regarding the recent recording PANIC's)

From: Vladimir Pantelic <pan_at_nt.tu-darmstadt.de>
Date: Thu, 24 Apr 2003 21:57:28 +0200

Björn Stenberg wrote:
>
> Only if you can convince me that I am actually violating the specification and not just doing it
> differently than the win98 code.

Hi,

Problem with FAT32 is, "doing it like win98 code" came well before M$
ever tought of publishing a spec.

I can confirm from our own projects that Windows likes it very much
when short names are created in the M$ way, regardless of what the
spec says.

just my 2c.

Regards,

Vladimir
Received on 2003-04-24

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