Mon Mar 28 17:04:00 GMT 2005
On Mon, Mar 28, 2005 at 04:19:08PM +0000, Eric Blake wrote:
>Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please <at> cygwin.com> writes:
>> >2005-03-26 Eric Blake <ebb9 <at> byu.net>
>> > * errno.cc (FILENAME_EXCED_RANGE): Map to ENAMETOOLONG.
>> This is apparently fixing the symptom rather than the problem. Cygwin
>> is supposed to be detecting if the name is too long before it gets to
>> the windows api.
>Well, cygwin did not detect it, as proved by this portion of the strace from
>the test program I attached:
That would be "the symptom".
>I don't see any reason why this mapping should not be applied, even if you also
>patch mkdir to error out early rather than calling CreateDirectory.
I've checked in the errno patch.
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