[ros-dev] Re: Symbolic Links
mf at mufunyo.net
Sat Dec 3 12:30:37 CET 2005
David Hinz wrote:
> I was just wondering, if we could implement symbolic links in ReactOS.
> As I don't want to add this feature to every filesystem that doesn't
> support symbolic links, I thought about another way.
> I had two ideas:
> 1. Use a file for this, comparable to files like HOSTS etc
> 2. Use the registry
NTFS supports Junctions, which are the same as symbolic links. Some
people say they're more like hardlinks, but hardlinks don't span
multiple drives or even network shares.
Expect the functionality to be there when ReactOS gets an NTFS driver.
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