cygpath and SHGetSpecialFolderPath

Igor Pechtchanski
Wed Oct 15 14:07:00 GMT 2003

On Wed, 15 Oct 2003, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> While reading the thread about the cygpath problem, I looked into the
> code and found that the code is using SHGetSpecialFolderLocation/
> SHGetPathFromIDList.  The same output could be achieved by just calling
> SHGetSpecialFolderPath.  The only problem with this function is that
> it expects IE4 to be installed.  Is that a showstopper for using that
> function in cygpath?  Does anybody honestly still use an IE < 4.0?
> Corinna

There was some discussion on this a while back, I don't recall exactly
on which list.  I'll keep looking and post a link once I find it.
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