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Re: Bug: Renaming of symlinks create invalid commits

From: Ben Reser <ben_at_reser.org>
Date: 2004-07-10 10:26:15 CEST

On Tue, Jul 06, 2004 at 08:17:17AM +0200, Marc Haesen wrote:
> Currently when a try to add symbolic links (junctions) on windows with
> the latest version on trunk, it says it is not supported. Are there
> any plans in supporting symbolic links on the windows platform (if the
> ntfs file system is used) in the (near) future ?

/me pulls out his "I told you so" bat.

Seriously is there a sane way of supporting these? They can only point
to directories. They only work on NTFS. Looks like a huge heap of very
platform specific code.

Ben Reser <ben@reser.org>
"Conscience is the inner voice which warns us somebody may be looking."
- H.L. Mencken
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