RE: Recognize when IRP_MJ_SET_INFORMATION (RenameInformat-ion) deletes a directory

Why would it use FileRenameInformation to effect a directory delete?

How about FileDispositionInformation, with the struct

BOOLEAN DeleteFile;

Dave Cox
Hewlett-Packard Co.
HPSO/SSMO (Santa Barbara)

-----Original Message-----
From: Jack Brown []
Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2000 5:00 AM
To: File Systems Developers
Subject: [ntfsd] Recognize when IRP_MJ_SET_INFORMATION
(RenameInformation) deletes a directory

I want to recognize the moment when FSD deletes a directory. I found that it

is done by IRP_MJ_SET_INFORMATION (FileRenameInformation). I have a file
system filter and in its completeion routine I am trying to find when
exactly a directory has been deleted.
One of the parameters that I have to examine is ReplaceIfExists. I think it
should be set to TRUE. But is it enough to assume that the directory is


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