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From "Alexey Petrenko" <alexey.a.petre...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] Warning - our long paths can be a problem for WinXP
Date Thu, 20 Jul 2006 07:56:47 GMT
Yep, I think that we should start from the error message.

Geir?

2006/7/20, David Tanzer <struppi@guglhupf.net>:
> You're right, that's a possibility too. But the command line can be
> quite long
> under windows [1] (depending on how you execute the program) so my guess
> would be that the limitation is the file name length.
>
> Regards, David.
>
> [1] http://blogs.msdn.com/oldnewthing/archive/2003/12/10/56028.aspx
>
> On 20.07.2006, at 09:35, Alexey Petrenko wrote:
>
> > It also could be the problem of command line length while executing
> > compiler for example.
> >
> > 2006/7/20, David Tanzer <struppi@guglhupf.net>:
> >> FYI, from http://linuxboxadmin.com/articles/filefriction.php :
> >>
> >> Windows file names can be up to 255 characters, but that includes the
> >> full path.
> >> A lot characters are wasted if the default storage location is used:
> >> "C:\Documents and Settings\USER\My Documents\".
> >>
> >> Regards, David.
> >>
> >> On 20.07.2006, at 07:53, Geir Magnusson Jr wrote:
> >>
> >> > It's hard to imagine I'm writing this in 2006, but it seems that
> >> our
> >> > paths in classlib, plus a root directory that is some number of
> >> > directories from c:, can be so long that svn and other tools choke
> >> > under
> >> > WinXP.
> >> >
> >> > I'm not completely sure, but after battling what appeared to be
> >> > problematic .svn/tmp directory problems on a svn checkout with a
> >> > 'deep'
> >> > root, the problem immediately disappeared when I moved to "C:\tmp".
> >> >
> >> > Just an FYI.
> >> >
> >> > geir
> >> >
> >> >
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Alexey A. Petrenko
Intel Middleware Products Division

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