Savegame whit the name aux

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Montano
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Savegame whit the name aux

Post by Montano »

Windows XP SP3
Wesnoth 1.8.5 Spanish
Auto Savegame to test http://rapidshare.com/files/425498226/H ... urno_10.gz

Hi, i have a little and strange problem whit the savegames. When i change the default name for "aux" or "AUX" the game freezes, but when i put other name like i don't now... "game 1" the game don't freeze and work correctly.
Maybe is fault of my computer's but, does somebody have the same problem?

Excuse me for my bad english >_<

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Re: Savegame whit the name aux

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No solution, as it is one of the many DOS Reserved Device Names inherited by Microsoft Windows. Just don't create files with those names.
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Montano
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Re: Savegame whit the name aux

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LOL!

That explain a lot XD

Thank for the quick answer and sorry the troubles

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Re: Savegame whit the name aux

Post by ilor »

At any rate, freezing is not a good way of handling such an error. I guess this is another wonderful feature of boost_iostreams, though I'll have to double-check that.

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