[p4] Detecting case-sensitivity mode?
steve at vance.com
Fri May 8 23:01:30 PDT 2009
The only thing I can think of off hand is to place a file of a known
case (or use an existing one) in each server and see if you can refer to
it with a different case through 'fstat' or something.
Matt Janulewicz wrote:
> I do not run any servers with the -C switch. All our servers are run
> with default case-sensitivity (we have both Solaris and Windows servers.)
> However, one of my users is writing a script that he wants to be 'rock
> solid' and asked if there is a way to detect whether a server is running
> with the -C switch. He doesn't want to make any assumptions based on the
> server platform. The rub is that he wants to do it from the client end.
> Is there a quick/dirty/easy way to do this? I'm stumped, or else not
> finding the right documentation.
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