[PATCH 1/4] ntdll: Implement retrieving DOS attributes in NtQueryInformationFile (try 2).

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Fri Dec 19 03:52:55 CST 2014

"Erich E. Hoover" <erich.e.hoover at gmail.com> writes:

> Currently only Linux extended attributes are supported, when they are
> not available at compile time the ports implementation will fall back
> to a "not-supported" return and any such attributes will be ignored.
> It is necessary to place this feature in ports so that Mac and FreeBSD
> can be supported separately, as the semantics of these APIs are quite
> different on such systems (patches to come after this initial
> implementation).

That doesn't mean they should go into ports, especially not as such
non-standard functions. Unless you really have to use them all over the
place, they should remain in ntdll.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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