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mtools: Fix creation of dot directories (. and ..) #435

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commented Jun 9, 2016

See: https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/info-mtools/2014-08/msg00000.html

Without this patch we sometimes experience corrupted MSDOS directories in the image.

fsck from util-linux 2.27.1
fsck.fat 3.0.28 (2015-05-16)
/OVERLAYS/.
  Bad short file name (.).
  Auto-renaming it.
  Renamed to FSCK0000.000
/OVERLAYS/..
  Bad short file name (..).
  Auto-renaming it.
  Renamed to FSCK0000.001
/OVERLAYS/FSCK0000.000
  File size is 0 bytes, cluster chain length is > 0 bytes.
  Truncating file to 0 bytes.
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