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ax_check_dos_filesys

Synopsis

AX_CHECK_DOS_FILESYS_LIMITATIONS

Description

Check if the target is running on DOS. DOS doesn’t allow a dot as the first character, more than one dot, more than eight characters before a dot, and just three letters after the dot. A DOS VM running under Windows 9X does not have these restrictions. A DOS program can be running in either environment, so its important to code accordingly. Defines HAVE_DOS_FILESYS_LIMITATIONS if under DOS.

Use in conjunction with AX_CHECK_PATHNAME_STYLE_DOS.

Source Code

Download the latest version of ax_check_dos_filesys.m4 or browse the macro’s revision history.

License

Copyright © 2008 Mark Elbrecht

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