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From: bjorn.karlsson_at_[hidden]
Date: 2003-03-25 06:29:35

> From: Vladimir Prus [mailto:ghost_at_[hidden]]
> Does anyone knows a Windows API function which can return
> long path given a
> short one? I've tried to look, but found none.

There's an API function called GetLongPathName - but it isn't available for
NT (or Windows 95, but that's hardly an issue). I think you'll have to roll
your own in order to get it to work on all Windows versions. A quick
Google-search came up with a possible hack -

Bjorn Karlsson


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