FS#8975 - Delete Windows Desktop.ini files with disktidy

Attached to Project: Rockbox
Opened by Robert Menes (RMenes379) - Thursday, 08 May 2008, 22:55 GMT
Last edited by Eddy (bascule) - Wednesday, 11 June 2008, 14:11 GMT
Task Type Patches
Category Plugins
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Operating System All players
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version Daily build (which?)
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


disktidy can now search for and remove Desktop.ini files that are created by Windows.

This is useful for people who are transferring music and/or pictures from Windows, which creates Desktop.ini files in the My Music and My Pictures folders and all subfolders within.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Eddy (bascule)
Wednesday, 11 June 2008, 14:11 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  Already covered by  FS#8637  (inc. the manual update)
Comment by Robert Menes (RMenes379) - Thursday, 08 May 2008, 23:01 GMT
Oh yes! Almost forgot to update the manual, too! :)
Comment by Barry Wardell (barrywardell) - Sunday, 11 May 2008, 14:10 GMT
Why do you use strncmp? Wouldn't it be better to just use strcmp?
Comment by Jonathan Gordon (jdgordon) - Sunday, 11 May 2008, 14:20 GMT
and safer....  FS#8637  does this (and will hopefully go in soonish?)