|2015-09-04 11:30||Created||Problems when uploading files from symlinked location (such as deduplicated drive)|
Emails with Tyson B. Domer in August-September 2015.
|2015-09-04 11:40||Comment||The problem is that GetFileAttributes WinAPI function randomly fails for some files in a symlinked path. For the same two consecutive API calls the function produce a different results.|
|2015-09-04 11:42||Comment||The problem manifests as "A call to an OS function failed".|
|2018-09-21 11:33||Comment||Workaround implemented.|
|2018-09-22 07:54||Comment||Commit afbdfefe|
|2020-11-02 12:21||Comment||Related to Issue 1918.|
|2020-11-02 13:59||Comment||The problem was not in WinSCP, but was newly introduced due to a code refactoring in WinSCP 5.12.
Mainly by Commit 5cba2a56
|2022-06-02 14:02||Comment||Related to Issue 2082.|
|2022-10-01 08:18||Comment||https://winscp.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=15754· Emails with Tyson B. Domer in August-SeptemberAugust–September 2015.|
|Comment||The problem is that ''GetFileAttributes'' WinAPI function randomly fails for some files in a symlinked path. For the same two consecutive API calls the function produce a different results.|
|2022-10-01 08:19||Comment||The problem manifests as //"A call to an OS function failed".//.|
|2023-02-04 08:45||Comment||Related to Issue 2056.|