Symlinks on local filesystem

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stokkes Offline
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Just posting a small bug, hope I don't get shot..

If you point one of your sources to a directory that's on the local filesystem, and said directory has 1 (or more) symlinks, it will cause funky behaviour in XBMC. The symlinks won't display, but also, the directories/files within the said directory with symlinks won't display (or only certain, random ones) will display.

moving all the symlinks out of said directory returns the normal behaviour.
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jmarshall Offline
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Thanks for the report - if you want to have a go at fixing it, check CHDDirectory.cpp and the support files for the win32 wrapping routines (findfirstfile et al)

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