ptr_t

Nick Burrett nick at dsvr.net
Fri Feb 8 06:01:01 PST 2002


Nicholas Clark <nick at unfortu.net> writes:

> But in theory as FileSwitch is a module, and everything is done with vectors,
> only time is stopping someone from providing a complete re-implementation
> of FileSwitch which can do case sensitivity.

Unlikely to happen because it would break too many existing programs.
It sounds to me like insensitivity has stuck around to maintain
compatibility with DFS and ADFS on the old BBC range.

BTW, I'm disappearing off the face of the planet for the next nine days
due to a back injury.



Nick.



More information about the gcc mailing list