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Exception when selecting greater than or equal to 42 files to be shredded - Windows #348
When selecting greater than or equal to 42 files to be shredded on Windows, it doesn't show the items to be deleted but rather
Each file is 23 characters long including file extension. Folder path is 22 characters long
@SpyTec Thanks for the well-written bug report
I tried it with 50 files with short names, and it did not happen. When I made the filenames longer, I saw
By the way, for now here are workarounds
added a commit
Jun 3, 2018
This was fixed in commit 721ec92
The problem was the buffer length was 1024 bytes, so I increased it to 10,240 bytes. The number of files will vary depending on the length of the pathnames, and in my test I was able to delete over 100 long filenames with the fix.
In about ten minutes a build with the fix will be posted to ci.bleachbit.org, and it will be version 2.0.721. You can test this or most any newer version there. Let me know how it goes.