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From: Carl Daniel (cpdaniel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-07-15 18:35:36

"Tom Harris" <TomH_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> The boost::filesystem::rename() function cannot move a directory to
> a different drive on Windows as it uses the ::MoveFile call.

Files can be moved between filesystems on Win32 by using SHFileOperation
instead of MoveFile. Personally, I'd rather have the limitation documented
& keep the filesystem library insulated from the shell API.


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