Why "/" instead of "\" in registry.tdb?
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Tue Nov 28 17:13:37 GMT 2006
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Volker Lendecke wrote:
> Hi, Jerry!
> Is there a particular reason why you used the / for the
> keyname separator instead of the \ in registry.tdb?
> I'm asking because out of curiosity I created a key with a /
> in the name. It did work, but the data structures inside
> looked a bit funny.
There aer some Konica Minolta printer drivers that
create value names such as "__key\data" so a '\' is not
a good delimter. Plus, it's easier to write paths as static
strings like "HKLM/system" than "hklm\\system".
Is there a particular problem with how things are right now?
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