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posted by Wengier(R) E-mail, 19.10.2014, 00:18

> > However, given that I have actually added long file name
> > support to DOSBox myself last month (see post at:
> >
> http://www.vogons.org/viewtopic.php?f=41&t=40610&sid=2f1079648ffa4dd4866ca8fa6fc92cf6),
>
> Nice! :) An optional LFN support for Dosbox would be really great. At least
> it would allow runing files with LFN (often found in Freedos ftp
> directories) without the name change. I usually set up a right click menu
> option to run dosbox on a specific file, but that doesn't work on files
> with LFNs.

Thanks for your comment. I have added LFN listing capability to vDOS's DIR command today, and this (i.e. LFN support) can be turned off in CONFIG.TXT too. I will add similar functionality (i.e. the option to turn LFN on/off) to DOSBox as well.

 

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