[Bug 4027] New: use long path api

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Wed Aug 28 13:26:53 CDT 2013


http://bz.selenic.com/show_bug.cgi?id=4027

          Priority: normal
            Bug ID: 4027
                CC: mercurial-devel at selenic.com
          Assignee: bugzilla at selenic.com
           Summary: use long path api
          Severity: feature
    Classification: Unclassified
                OS: Windows
          Reporter: rupert.thurner at credit-suisse.com
          Hardware: PC
            Status: UNCONFIRMED
           Version: 2.7
         Component: Mercurial
           Product: Mercurial

windows7 and up explorer, java, and most other programs do let one create paths
longer than the ancient max_path lenght of 260 characters without warning.
please use the long path via using long path api in mercurial.

a slightly outdated discussion is here:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa365247%28v=vs.85%29.aspx

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