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VS 2010 wont compile, because path is too long ?

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Hi Again.
ive got this problem with VS2010, it wont compile the rc file i made for it while i have the LONG name(Abcde-fgh! Artificial Intelligence, hay i said it was long) for the dll, but with with the abriviated name(Abcde-fgh! AI) it works fine :???:.
here is the error it spews out:
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Error 1 error RC1110: could not open ..\..\..\..\..\..\Abcd's Doc's\Visual Studio 2010\Projects\Abc-de\Abcde-fgh! Game Engine\Abcde-fgh! Artificial Intelligence\Abcde-fgh! Artificial Intelligence.rc D:\Abcd's Doc's\Visual Studio 2010\Projects\Abc-de\Abcde-fgh! Game Engine\Abcde-fgh! Artificial Intelligence\RC Abcde-fgh! Artificial Intelligence
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the paths length is 162 chars(without closeing chars)

is there a way around this ?

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is there a way around this ?


Yes. move your project to a different directory.

And for sake of simplicity, don't use spaces in paths or any weird characters (! or ').

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Yes. move your project to a different directory.

And for sake of simplicity, don't use spaces in paths or any weird characters (! or ').


moveing it to a diffrent directory did not occure to me.
but what is the path limit for it ?

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