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Format of filename terminator table

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Offset Size Description

00h

WORD

table size (not counting this word)

02h

BYTE

???
01h for MS-DOS 3.30-6.00

03h

BYTE

lowest permissible character value for filename

04h

BYTE

highest permissible character value for filename

05h

BYTE

???
00h for MS-DOS 3.30-6.00

06h

BYTE

first excluded character in range

all characters in this range are illegal

07h

BYTE

last excluded character in range

08h

BYTE

???
02h for MS-DOS 3.30-6.00

09h

BYTE

number of illegal (terminator) characters

0Ah

N BYTEs

characters which terminate a filename: ."/\[]:|<>+=;,

Note:

Partially documented for DOS 5+, but undocumented for earlier versions.

See Also:

#01750