So, I receive this via e-mail today:
Somebody discovered that nobody can create a folder anywhere
named as con
This is something pretty cool...and unbelievable... At Microsoft the
whole Team, including Bill Gates, couldn't answer why this
Try it out yourself...
A friend then kindly provided the answer:
See the specification for filenames in XP.
CON, LPT*, AUX, PRN, etc. are reserved by the system for
input or output devices and hash to lookup tables which in turn point at