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Re: forbiden folders

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2011 10:50:40 -0400

On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 10:42, Robert J. Gebis <rjgebis_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I did run into a problem that I was no aware of and I want to bring this up to attention. Also I would like to know what is the best way to handle such case since it gave me little problem.
>
> I am developing multi platform system. When I try to add "aux" folder on linux I was able to commit just fine. Now wen getting update on windows I was getting strange error saying that aux folder can't be created. Googling I found below link explaining reserved words on windows.
>
> http://www.blindedbytech.com/2006/11/16/forbidden-file-and-folder-names-on-windows/
>

Complete (official) list of reserved characters & names on Windows:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa365247(v=vs.85).aspx

Your link was blocked by my corporate filter, so it may be a duplicate.
Received on 2011-10-25 16:51:53 CEST

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