Bug 4489 - Directory.EnumerateFiles() does not enumerate files with special flags
Summary: Directory.EnumerateFiles() does not enumerate files with special flags
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: mscorlib ()
Version: master
Hardware: PC Windows
: High major
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2012-04-18 06:56 UTC by Virgile Bello
Modified: 2013-06-04 18:53 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Virgile Bello 2012-04-18 06:56:43 UTC
Issue has been described here:
http://lists.ximian.com/pipermail/mono-devel-list/2011-March/037252.html

Basically, on Windows, if a file has any special flag (read-only, hidden, or archive), it won't be in the Directory.EnumerateFiles().
It happens because files with special flags won't have FileAttributes.Normal (as mono expects it) but only the special flags.
Comment 1 Virgile Bello 2012-06-05 04:05:44 UTC
Didn't test it yet, but a fix such as this should fix it:
https://github.com/xen2/mono/commit/71312fba6ddf70c7d11b1bb0629bf9aede28967e
Comment 2 Rodrigo Kumpera 2013-06-04 18:53:43 UTC
Closing as per the above comment.