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From: Momchil Velikov (velco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-03-11 15:45:20

>>>>> "Beman" == Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:

    Beman> At 08:45 AM 3/11/2004, Neal D. Becker wrote:
>> I'm interested in using boost::filesystem instead of libc, but I didn't
>> find any equivalent of link in filesystem. Did I miss it?

    Beman> No, it isn't provided.

>> Should it be added?

    Beman> It is messy for directories on Windows. That's been the holdup.

  Directory hardlinks are not provided in any modern system, POSIX has
them optional and where present they usually require root privileges.
I seriously doubt someone would miss them.


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