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Re: FW: [Mingw-msys] How do I recreate the MSYS distribution?

Keith Marshall wrote:
>> True symbolic links do not do the former and can do the later.
>> Vista DOES add *REAL* symbolic links ...
> Nope.  Not according to what I've read about the Vista implementation.

You are absolutely right.

I just checked MSDN for symlinks for Vista:

...and they allow only 31 symlinks in a directory and they are STILL 
restricted to a single volume.  And it seems their POSIX api was not 
updated, but only the WIN32 FILE API was.

What a joke...

Gonzalo Garramuño

AMD4400 - ASUS48N-E
Kubuntu Edgy

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