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- Subject: Re: Small issue with lfs compiled under mingw
- From: steve donovan <steve.j.donovan@...>
- Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 08:30:03 +0200
On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 9:47 PM, marbux <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I haven't tested but this suggests that it might be worth exploring if
> lfs might feasibly do hard links and junctions, if someone has not
> already done so.
I'd agree that this would be useful functionality. Junctions work
reliably as symbolic links to directories on XP and up and hard links
are easy to make programmatically. Junctions need a certain amount of
reparse point voodoo however.