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Re: Bug Emacs 21.3: write-file downcasing

From: Dhruva Krishnamurthy
Subject: Re: Bug Emacs 21.3: write-file downcasing
Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2003 15:33:03 +0530

On Mon, 10 Feb 2003 07:46:11 +0200 (IST), "Eli Zaretskii"
<address@hidden> said:
> On Mon, 10 Feb 2003, Dhruva Krishnamurthy wrote:
> >  If this problem is left unsolved, If I try to write in to an NFS mounted
> >  file system, just imagine if the downcasing happens. I will end up
> >  having filenames which do not adhere to what I typed (as Unix file
> >  system is case sensitive).
> Could you please try that and see if the Windows port of Emacs indeed 
> downcases file names in that case?  I think it queries the system about 
> the letter-case type of the underlying filesystem and behaves 
> accordingly, but perhaps the primitives which do that are not called in 
> the case in point.

I just tried it on an NFS folder. The same downcasing happens.

with regards,
Dhruva Krishnamurthy
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