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Subject: Re: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"

Re: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"

From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2004 16:16:53 +0200

Aman Singer wrote:
> If you want it at the top of the file list, it might be an idea to
> use an exclamation point, rather than anything else. That way, it should be
> at the top of any file list, due to the way files are sorted.

Apostrophe, exclamation point, dollar, hyphen, brackets, braces, parentheses and many other "special" characters, while legal in FAT-32 filenames, introduce problems similar to the leading period, since they are often used for special functions in command-line interpreters.

Underscore, however, is rarely treated as anything other than part of the filename.

-- 
Björn
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