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FGFNI and trailing backslashes

Dejan_MaksimovicDejan_Maksimovic Member - All Emails Posts: 301
via Email in NTFSD
Is there any rule when FGFNI keeps a trailing backslash, for a non-root folder?

I'm seeing several cases for non-root folders, some having, some not
keeping the slash. None of them are SL_OPEN_TARGET_DIRECTORY opens.

Normalized file names. I think the behavior is tied to the folder not
existing, and FGFNI just keeping the slash.


  • rod_widdowsonrod_widdowson Member - All Emails Posts: 1,120

    None of them are SL_OPEN_TARGET_DIRECTORY opens

    That would have been my guess.... but might the filter manager’s cache have been primed with such an open? It might be an interesting experiment....

  • Dejan_MaksimovicDejan_Maksimovic Member - All Emails Posts: 301
    via Email
    The file does not exist, there is nothing to cache.
  • Dejan_MaksimovicDejan_Maksimovic Member - All Emails Posts: 301

    I can confirm that this has only happened when the folder does not exist, and the passed in file name contained the trailing backslash, for now. I.e. I cannot confirm it cannot happen otherwise, but it is only in the case where the file does not exist that the trailing backslash is kept.

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