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Stuff that needs to be done and wishlist:
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These are in no particular order.
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Some might be dupes, some might be done already, some might be bad ideas.
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From http://icculus.org/pipermail/physfs/2009-March/000698.html ...
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- Archives formats provided by the implementation.
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- Write support for various archives. I haven't decided how to do this yet,
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  but I'd like to.
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- Add an API to expose a file's extended attributes to the application?
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- Deprecate PHYSFS_setSaneConfig(). It really should have been in the extras
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  directory.
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- Clean up the sources to match my ever-changing coding style. :)
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From http://icculus.org/pipermail/physfs/2010-January/000821.html ...
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- Plugin system for the archive handlers
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- Lua bindings
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- SWIG bindings
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From old TODO.txt...
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- Other archivers: perhaps tar(.gz|.bz2), RPM, ARJ, etc. These are less
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  important, since streaming archives aren't of much value to games (which
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  is why zipfiles are king: random access), but it could have uses for, say,
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  an installer/updater.
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- profile string list interpolation.
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- We have two different ways to find dir entries in zip.c.
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- Do symlinks in zip archiver work when they point to dirs?
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- Enable more warnings?
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- Use __cdecl in physfs.h?
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- Look for FIXMEs (many marked with "!!!" in comments).
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- Find some way to relax or remove the security model for external tools.
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- fscanf and fprintf support in extras dir.
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- Sanity check byte order at runtime.
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- Memory locking?
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- General code audit.
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- Multiple write dirs with mount points?
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- Replace code from SDL...
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- Should file enumeration return an error or set error state?
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- Write up a simple HOWTO on embedding physicsfs in another project.
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Other stuff I thought of...
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- moar asserts!
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- constify!
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- Does iPhone work?
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- Fix CMake vs Doxygen.
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- Doxygen replacement? (manpages suck.)
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- Fix coding standards to match.
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- See if we can ditch some #include lines...
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- We lost Vista symlink support when removing isSymLink(). Pull it back from
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  revision control.
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- PHYSFS_exists() fails if you mountIo with a NULL filename. We need to decide
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  how this API should work.
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- ZIP64 support?
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- LZMA support in zip archiver?
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- bzip2 support in zip archiver?
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- rewrite 7zip archiver.
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- ryanify iso9660 code.
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- Reduce the BAIL and GOTO macro use. A lot of these don't add anything.
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- Modernize CMakeLists.txt
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- Change the term "search path" to something less confusing.
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Probably other stuff. Requests and recommendations are welcome.
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