# Issues

Issue #2179 wontfix

# view at revision and visual diff fails if file path long enough

Antti Koskimäki
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Depending on tools, the file is either shown non-existant, or some error is shown. From TortoiseMerge I got an error dialog showing "Can't open file" trying to access file under c:\users\account\appdata\local\temp\thg + something + the whole repository file path.

Seems that the resulting path is more than 255 chars, i.e. too long for windows ?