Tracker »

Bug 452 – Workaround how Windows treat dots in filenames

  • No search results available
: Workaround how Windows treat dots in filenames
: Core
: Unspecified
: Unspecified
: Enhancement
: Medium
: 4.2.4
: FIXED
: RESOLVED
: 0
Description
2009-07-25 12:29
- Unix treats three and more-characters filenames with dots-only as regular files. Windows treat them the same as ".." (i.e. the parent directory).
- Windows trims trailing dots from filenames.
Comment #1
2009-07-25 12:29
Related to Bug 45
Comment #2
2009-07-25 12:33
Once dot-only filenames are obscured from Windows, all security checks which hide dot-only filenames from user can be removed.
Comment #3
2009-07-29 09:24
Along security checks for slashes in filenames were removed as well.
Comment #5
2009-10-14 21:08
Actually fixed in 4.2.4.
  • No search results available