[Mono-list] VFAT vs Unix filesystems...

Fergus Henderson fjh@cs.mu.oz.au
Tue, 14 Jan 2003 17:06:13 +1100

On 08-Jan-2003, Jonathan Pryor <jonpryor@vt.edu> wrote:
> My two cents (since everyone else has already given theirs...)
> Mono should be case-insensitive for all assembly name lookups.
> Why?  Compatibility.

What do Microsoft's .NET implementations do in a case-sensitive

In particular:

	- What does Rotor do on BSD?

	- I vaguely remember hearing something about NTFS having a flag
	  you can set (on file names? on directories?) to indicate
	  that file names are case-sensitive.  Is that correct?
	  If so, how does MS.NET behave if this flag is set?

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