From: John Littler, Wed, August 20, 2008 2:40 pm
> On Wed, 20 Aug 2008, Steve Hall wrote:
> > From: John Littler, Tue, August 19, 2008 5:48 pm
> > >
> > > I'm trying to save files to remote locations and this isn't
> > > working: If you "save as" on Windows XP, you can bring up the
> > > network places but clicking on a place doesn't result in a
> > > connection. Similarly, if you go about it by opening a
> > > non-existent file first, you actually get a connection and a
> > > pop-up in Cream which asks if the file should be created. If you
> > > say OK, it then creates the file locally in c:/program files.
> > >
> > > Is there a way to make this work?
> > I don't see this problem, I can save to a network place as well as
> > a UNC path (\\server\path\file). Could it be a latency issue with
> > your server?
> I suppose that could be although opening it through My Network
> Places works fine. Saving to a UNC path fails with an "invalid file
> name" message. I'm a little bamboozled, not really being a Windows
Are you able to find and open an existing file on a UNC path? I'm
still trying to understand if this is related to file creation or
simply Vim seeing the network.
> BTW, nice work with Cream - hate to just be talking negatives.
No problem here, I can only fix things that don't work. :)
Steve Hall [ digitect dancingpaper com ]
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