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Posted: 11/10/2010 09:57:39
by Robert Baer (Basic support level)
Joined: 11/08/2010
Posts: 46


I have a problem displaying the correct file properties. Size and date are displayed correctly in the Explorer details view (see screenshot below). But when I open the file properties the values are empty.

CBFS does not send a GetFileInfoEvent in this moment - I guess it uses the cached data which is passed by EnumerateDirectory?

How can I fix this problem?

Thanks in advance for your help!


Posted: 11/10/2010 10:52:31
by Volodymyr Zinin (EldoS Corp.)

Hello Robert,

The displayed information is taken from the internal meta-data cache. And it appears in the cache after the call of the OnGetFileInfo event that is called before the file is opened for the first time.
Posted: 11/11/2010 09:44:11
by Robert Baer (Basic support level)
Joined: 11/08/2010
Posts: 46

Hello Vladimir,

thanks for your reply! I finally found the error in my source code. Surprisingly, the OnEnumerateDirectory event is called when the file properties are displayed. In this case the parameter "mask" is filled with the name of the file. My code just didn't accept any mask but "*" so the callback didn't return any file information.

Posted: 11/11/2010 10:15:23
by Eugene Mayevski (EldoS Corp.)

Wonderful. Thank you for letting us know, we will add this information to the help file now.

Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski



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