file_exists() calls dos_to_unix()

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Mon Nov 23 21:52:26 GMT 1998

On Mon, 23 Nov 1998, Jeremy Allison wrote:

> Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> > 
> > file_exists() is used in a number of places.  it calls dos_to_unix() on
> > the filename.  are people aware of this, and why is file_exists() not
> > called dos_file_exists()?
> > 
> Well that's because it's a bug :-). I'll rename it to
> dos_file_exists() and try and sort out when it should
> be file_exists() instead.

should be called unix_file_exists(), dos_file_exists() calling
> BTW: Have you worked out the problem with the uint32 <-> gid_t
> issue yet in your new code in HEAD ?

what's that, then?

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