[Wine] Re: WINE fails in directories with Question Marks in name

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Sep 13 08:35:35 CDT 2011

stvs wrote:
> As a wine design question, is it reasonable for wine to have a flag that allows it to escape certain special characters and handle a greater subset of BSD names, except in the obviously clashing cases like backslash '\' and colon ':'?

No, it's not reasonable. Wine implements win32 api, which has specific requirements for file names. BTW Wine does allow colon ":" in file names, which on Windows represents a NTFS file stream.

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