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Subject: Re: read only under linux

Re: read only under linux

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2004 08:37:31 +0200

Daniel Stenberg wrote:

> On Mon, 14 Jun 2004 wrote:
>> 1 - some files added in windows had their directory names uppercased
>> as presented in rockbox, even though everything appears lc in a shell
>> view.
> That is due to the nature of FAT. If the name is 8 letters or less, it
> is only stored with a short name and that is uppercase only.

Also, the vfat driver shows short file names in lowercase, even if it is
technically upper case in the FAT dir structure. I honestly don't know why.


Received on 2004-06-15

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