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Subject: Re: .LNK FILES IN ROCKBOX

Re: .LNK FILES IN ROCKBOX

From: Dave Wiard <lists_at_wiard.net>
Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2005 14:35:31 -0800

Stephan Seitz wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 05, 2005 at 07:11:48PM +0100, Jens Arnold wrote:
>
>> (3) Supporting any other file system than VFAT is considered
>> overkill, since we have to support VFAT anyway. The only possible
>> exception is HFS support for the iPod port, imho
>
> 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).

I too hold out hope that one day I will be able to keep my directories
and files named *correctly* instead of butchered for VFAT compatibility.

Dave
kenshin/kawika/sithia
Received on 2005-12-07

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