[Bf-committers] Project openings

Alexander Ewering blender at instinctive.de
Thu Mar 17 13:06:52 CET 2005

On Thu, 17 Mar 2005, Luigi Monaco wrote:

>>> isn't a gz compressed file distinguishable by it's header¹? leave everything as
>>> is and just publish the information that if an 'invalid filetype or similar'
>>> appears people should try to extract the file before loading it.
>> Many windows programs only pay attention to the extension. Ie if I
>> change a file with the .bmp extension to .gz then windows xp thinks it
>> is a gzipped file.
> i was to brief i admit. i meant that the detection is done inside blender. no
> change whatsoever for the windowsurfacelinktoactiononclickything.

He's talking about Windows opening the file, not blender.

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