# [Wine]faking network shares

Mike Hearn m.hearn at signal.QinetiQ.com
Mon Aug 16 07:18:45 CDT 2004

```Fergal Daly wrote:
> The message I was getting was
>
> fixme:file:wine_nt_to_unix_file_name UNC name L"\\??\\UNC\\machine\path"
>
> so I had a look in the code and found the relevant place, added a few
> printfs and found that that
>
> \\machine\path
>
> maps to
>
> .wine/dosdevices/unc/MACHINE/PATH
>
> so it is supported, it just doesn't seem to be documented anywhere that I
> could find. Everything is working nicely now.
>
> I'll write a quick FAQ entry if I get time today. Thanks,

Cool! You're right, this does appear to be totally undocumented, I had