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Re: Moving a CVSNT Repository to Linux.

From: Arno Schuring
Subject: Re: Moving a CVSNT Repository to Linux.
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2004 19:01:21 +0200


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim.Hyslop" <address@hidden>
To: <address@hidden>
Sent: Wednesday, April 14, 2004 3:38 PM
Subject: RE: Moving a CVSNT Repository to Linux.

> I believe Windows 95 Explorer _may_ have arbitrarily _displayed_ the name
> a canonical format (first letter uppercase, followed by all lower-case
> letters IIRC) but I believe the case of the name was always preserved (a
> 'dir' command at the command prompt would indicate the correct case).
Windows versions 9x had an option to prettify file names that were in 8.3
format. Files in 8.3 format were all caps, and explorer would display them
as you RC. There was an option to switch off prettifying ("allow filenames
in all capitals"). All versions should however be case-preserving.

Arno Schuring

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