>> C:\ELVIS\DOC>find /i "env" e*.htm
>> .... file list ...
>> Error reading from drive A: DOS area: general failure
> Does the same bug happen with find /i "env" C:e*.htm
> and with find /i "env" C:\elvis\doc\e*.htm by the way?
Yes it does. I've seen a few posts and such that sound somewhat
similar after running some searches, but nothing quite seemed to be
Not a huge deal for me, there's no 15 seconds of drive A: clanking to
deal with :)
In the three cases (mine and your two suggestions) if DOSLFN is loaded
and enabled, there is no sign of a problem.
If DOSLFN is not loaded, I get the error.
If DOSLFN has been loaded, but I disable it (DOSLFN /D), the error returns.
So, DOSLFN seems to "fix" the problem, at least from a user perspective.
This is FD 1.2.
>>> It could be a rare kernel bug, but my guess is some buffer overflow in the
>>> IO95 lib. I think this problem is hidden by enabling DOSLFN.
>> Yes indeed that did either mask or "fix" the problem. Thanks.
> In that case please tell in which situations the bug does
> happen and in which not, for example with/without having
> DOSLFN loaded :-) It could still be a bug caused by kernel
> limitations which affect LFN file listing more than 8.3?