[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Set systems that should support DOS paths in configure

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger
Tue Oct 7 20:21:42 CEST 2008

On Tue, Oct 07, 2008 at 08:01:15PM +0200, V?ctor Paesa wrote:
> I tried this for fun on WinXP SP3 (Spanish variety):
> C:\ subst ?: c:\caca
> C:\ ?:

Same behaviour with XP x64, English, except I tried with ?:

>  Directorio de ?:\

It says O:\ there, but dir O: does not work, only dir ?:
If you do not want to change keyboard layout, :: and !: are funny,
Windows Explorer still behaves as with win98, so it seems impossible to
access such drives with it (I admit I do not know if subst actually
affects Windows Gui applications).
Very scary...

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