Nice MS bug
gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jul 18 15:19:55 PDT 2000
> Do you mean \con\con, or literally /con/con?
i tried /con/con haven't tried \con\con
> Does \con need to be a top-level directory?
Apparently not. Somebody's pc crashed when he tried to access
http://www.somesite.com/con/con/something.jpg (i think it was even
> Does the file need to be present?
> Does it work on Win98?
> The only thing I get, is that when I try to create the directory c:\con, it
> says "Cannot create or replace file: The filename you specified is invalid
> or too long. Specify a different filename." I don't have any other file/dir
> named "con". Anyway, that alone is a good reason to leave MS alone. "I
> wanted to create a \con dir to hold stuff related to con, and I can't! I
> guess I'll have to do it in Linux."
Go Linux! ;)
-*- If Linux doesn't have the solution, you have the wrong problem -*-
Mail archive: http://www.pcrdallas.com/mail-archives/lfs-discuss
IRC access: server: irc.linuxfromscratch.org port: 6667 channel: #LFS
Unsubscribe: email lfs-discuss-request at linuxfromscratch.org and put
"unsubscribe" (without the quotation marks) in the body of the message
(no subject is required)
More information about the lfs-dev