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From: Shaddy Baddah <>
Subject: Re: managed mounts. hindsight sadness at their departure
Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2010 13:29:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On 5/03/2010 9:35 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Mar  5 05:02, Shaddy Baddah wrote:
>> On 5/03/2010 4:33 AM, Eric Blake wrote:
>>> Request case sensitivity from windows, and you have that feature back.
>> [...]
>> Many thanks for pointing it out. I was completely unaware that Windows
>> was capable of case sensitive file naming. I must admit that my
>> entrenched views of Windows capabilities in this area make me a little
>> bit apprehensive of possible side-effects to turning this on. In your
>> experience, are there any?
> I'm using it all the time and have no problems, but, still, Win32
> applications have no idea what to do with 2 files only differing
> by case.  Best you keep directories with such files separate.
>> Of course, I will still try it anyway.
> That's the spirit!

Of course, this has worked a treat. Thanks again Eric and Corinna and
all the patient cygwin-talk'ers.


      reply	other threads:[~2010-03-08 13:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2010-03-05  3:59 Shaddy Baddah
2010-03-05  4:33 ` Eric Blake
2010-03-05  5:02   ` Shaddy Baddah
2010-03-05  9:36     ` Corinna Vinschen
2010-03-08 13:29       ` Shaddy Baddah [this message]

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