Filetype setting on fopen
John.Tytgat at aaug.net
Tue Aug 6 12:13:45 PDT 2002
In message <74efe4614b.Jo at hobbes.riscos.be>
John Tytgat <John.Tytgat at aaug.net> wrote:
> In message <f672bb614b.peter at moo.chocky.org>
> Peter Naulls <peter at chocky.org> wrote:
> > > > The following requested by Alex but I don't know where they'd
> > > > be used (it's AcornNFS server-side notation, not for unixlib
> > > > apps to be generating names like this)
> > >
> > > > index.html,abc index/html (abc - explicit filetype override mime)
> > > > index,abc index (abc - explicit filetype)
> > >
> > > I thought __riscosify() already has code to handle this?
> > It does. It doesn't trim the extension though - John? John had a
> > requirement to add this behaviour for CVS stuff.
> Indeed. __riscosify will strip off the ",xyz" filetype extention of its
Is *does* trim the extension. Apologies for the confusing statement.
> Unix-alike filename spec parameter and interpret this as a 12bit RISC OS
> filetype (as an option __RISCOSIFY_FILETYPE_EXT). __unixify will add
> ",xyz" to its RISC OS-alike filename spec parameter (this happens e.g.
> in dirent routines).
John Tytgat, in his comfy chair at home BASS
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