Boost logo

Boost Users :

Subject: Re: [Boost-users] list all drives
From: Michael Jackson (mike.jackson_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-12 11:21:45

On 7/11/10 6:50 PM, in article
AANLkTilxjfmegCAHrXnOKOPLPcDMXXabMgCLA9_FXH36_at_[hidden], "Daniel
Trebbien" wrote:

>> Hi,
>> I am programming on a widows system. Is it possible to list all drives
>> available in a system with boost::filesystem library or any other boost
>> library?
>> I have gone through boost::filesystem documentation, but could not find any
>> :(
>> Thanks a lot,
>> Lloyd
> Hi Lloyd,
> Because the concept of drives is unique to Windows, Boost Filesystem
> does not implement such a function. Boost Filesystem and all Boost
> libraries are designed to be cross-platform.
> To obtain a list of drives, you should instead use the Windows API
> function `GetLogicalDriveStrings`:
> Daniel

Doesn't OS X have the concept of separate Drives? They are all just mounted
in /Volumes

Mike Jackson

Boost-users list run by williamkempf at, kalb at, bjorn.karlsson at, gregod at, wekempf at