Win2000 anybody?

Larry Hall lhall@rfk.com
Wed Feb 27 16:33:00 GMT 2008


Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Feb 27 16:44, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> does anybody here run Windows 2000 on a real machine (aka "not as
>> vrtual machine")?  If so, can you try running something along the
>> lines of
>>
>>   $ ls -l //server/share/non-empty-dir
>>
>> ?  Do you encounter something weird?
> 
> I forgot to ask for testing with the latest snapshot, sorry.
> 

Win2000?  Who uses that ol' lump?  I mean, what kind of backward,
knuckle-draggin', misfit would be caught dead using that... oh, wait
a minute.  I use that. ;-)

Hm, weird.  Yes.  I see something I would call that.  It
seems to be treating the directory as a file:

bash-3.2$ uname -a
CYGWIN_NT-5.0 s1 1.7.0s(0.180/4/2) 20080219 16:43:46 i686 Cygwin
bash-3.2$ ls -l //ds9/tmp/size
-rw-r--r-- 1 sash None 0 Nov 30  2006 //ds9/tmp/size
bash-3.2$ ls  //ds9/tmp/size
//ds9/tmp/size

Is this what you were expecting?

-- 
Larry



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