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## dos/unix utilities

 From: Jeremy Dyde Subject: dos/unix utilities Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2001 12:01:36 -0800

I have found the utilities extremely useful, in order to emulate processes, that we run in a Unix environment, under Windows NT. I am running them in a win98 environment and then, when the process is working, transferring them to NT. I cannot see why there would be any problems. However, I am having a problem with "wc" recognising that certain directories/files exist when using wildcards for non 8.3 form file names..
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For example:
wc -l \postbox\ctm\ctm*.*      fails (with a ENOENT error msg)
wc -l \postbox\ctm\ctm040701   works fine however

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It appears to be if the files are other than 8.3 format and, even when the names are subsequently shortened, the problem still occurs.
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All of the other programs I use, head, tail and cat, work fine with the long file names, although typically I don't use wildcards with them.
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