[ECOS] empty filenames in JFFS2

Thomas Koeller thomas.koeller@baslerweb.com
Mon Mar 8 10:53:00 GMT 2004

This happens because JFFS2 happily creates files with empty names if
asked to do so, I've noticed this before.


Øyvind Harboe wrote:
> I discovered that my JFFS2 image contains a file with an empty
> filename.
> How can this be?
> During development I'm sure I could have created a file with an empty
> filename by accident, but I would have thought JFFS2 would have refused
> to create a file with an empty filename.
> Are empty filenames legal?
> Øyvind


Thomas Koeller, Software Development

Basler Vision Technologies
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22926 Ahrensburg

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