[squeak-dev] Bug in #isCaseSensitive on a Mac?
eliot.miranda at gmail.com
Tue Mar 16 20:10:45 UTC 2010
On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 4:26 AM, Frank Shearar <frank.shearar at angband.za.org
> Edgar J. De Cleene wrote:
>> On 3/16/10 8:36 AM, "Juan Vuletich" <juan at jvuletich.org> wrote:
>> Hi Folks,
>>> FileDirectory activeDirectoryClass isCaseSensitive answers false on a
>>> Mac. this is a bug, right?
>>> Juan Vuletich
>> Mac OS X ~= Unix
> OS X uses a case sensitive filesystem, so it sounds like a bug.
Not exactly. By default Mac OS X installs with case insensitivity (at least
in 10.4 Tiger). But one can specify either case sensitivity (my preference,
currently using it on Snow Leopard) or case insensitivity. See Disk
I looked in sys/attr.h and found VOL_CAP_FMT_CASE_SENSITIV
& VOL_CAP_FMT_CASE_PRESERVING, but can't find the call that fils in these
attributes in a vol_capabilities_attr_t, so I don't know how to retrieve the
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