An obscure GPF

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Charles Dye

Super Moderator
Staff member
May 20, 2008
Albuquerque, NM
Copying an OEM-encoded text file to CON: gorks TCC. For instance, COPY C:\AUTOEXEC.BAT CON: causes a GPF here. Copying a UTF-16 file to CON: does not trigger the GPF.

(No, I do not have any actual need to do this; just something I stumbled across.)