I received the following error message when I tried to build my
D:\Microsoft Visual Studio .NET\Vb7\VB
A failure occurred writing to the resources file. The system cannot
find the path specified.
[Note: there's a space between the tokens "VB" and "Samples" in the
By shortening the name of my solution and project I was able to build
Is this a feature or a [known] problem?
The limit to project names (including their fully qualified path) in VS.NET
is 258 characters which you are not close to (I counted around 177 in your
string above). I suspect, however, that you are running into a name length
issue. The 258 character limit on the length of path names is something
we've received feedback on before ('feedback' is the nicest way to describe
the communication ;-) ). As a result, we are looking into this problem
for fixing in the future.
Allen (VS Core Team)
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