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RE: [Gnu-arch-users] Arch On Cygwin(Win32)

From: Robert Collins
Subject: RE: [Gnu-arch-users] Arch On Cygwin(Win32)
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2003 06:52:16 +1100

On Fri, 2003-11-14 at 04:26, Parker, Ron wrote:
> The necessary code in cygwin1.dll is now using Create{File,Directory}W
> instead of Create{File,Directory} which are defined to be
> Create{File,Directory}A.  It is also using the "\\?\" prefix which is
> necessary to by pass the Win32-subsystem's file name parsing.  I have not
> currently addressed the UNC case, where \\server\share\file needs to be
> translated to \\?\UNC\server\share\file.  I will add this in once the
> overall concept has proven itself on a local file system.

Got a patch? I'd like to put this in a branch on cygwin CVS, so we can
play with and tune it.

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