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RE: [MiNT] _major_ filesystem bug
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf
> Of Martin-Eric Racine
> Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 1999 1:17 PM
> To: Mario Becroft
> Cc: MiNT List
> Subject: Re: [MiNT] _major_ filesystem bug
> Hi Mario,
> try the experiment I've outlined in another post:
> Run ST-ZIP and try to archive something from a Minix partition or U:
> drive. Notice that neither ST-ZIP's right-side fileselector, nor the
> archived files, have retained the original case.
> Try the same experiment from FNramFS or a VFAT partition. Notice that
> both ST-ZIP and the archived files retain the original case here.
> _That_ is what I consider a serious bug on U: and MinixFS.
> Since it works from FNram or VFAT, then obviously ST-ZIP (and the zip
> archive format) is not broken, but MinixFs and U: drive are obviously
> missing something thta prevents ST-ZIP from seeing the filenames' case.
> You see the picture now? ;-)
To me it seems that ST-Zip makes a mistake when trying to find out about
filesystem features. You might want to try the TTP version instead.