Snapshot speed on managing files

Corinna Vinschen
Fri Jan 19 17:29:00 GMT 2007

On Jan 19 16:20, Robin Walker wrote:
> --On 19 January 2007 07:55 -0800 Christopher Layne wrote:
> >I've noticed windows insists on spooling up all HDs upon even deleting a
> >single file from the RB.
> Yes, it would have to do that.  The "Recycle Bin" is a pseudo object on the 
> Desktop which stands for the individual physical RECYCLER directories at 
> the root of each partition, with sub-directories for each user account. 
> The contents of the "Recycle Bin" is the union of the contents of the 
> current user's RECYCLER sub-directories across all partitions.

Which shouldn't matter for Cygwin since Cygwin accesses the Recycle Bin
as simple directory using native NT functions.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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