[svlug] copying special files to VFAT
Karsten M. Self
kmself at ix.netcom.com
Sat Nov 10 12:44:02 PST 2001
on Sat, Nov 10, 2001 at 08:48:26AM -0800, Marc MERLIN (marc_news at valinux.com) wrote:
> Sometimes I have to give files to people who don't have linux, so
> I copy them on a vfat partition on a harddrive and lend the HD.
> The problem is that some of my filenames have characters that aren't
> valid on VFAT (like ':').
Working around the problem -- could you provide a tar archive and let a
legacy MS Windows utility like Winzip, manage the renames for you?
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