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Old 03-23-2008, 07:56 PM   #1
linuxmandrake
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vFat Partition on dsl not showing captitals in file names


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I've noticed when I mount my pen drive in dsl all the filenames are forced to lower case. In ubuntu it works perfectly fine. I can't just rename files because of how the framework am using works. It has a strict naming convention which MUST be used for it to recognise the files. How do I fix this? I made it vfat just in case I ever need to copy it via windows or something.
 
Old 04-05-2008, 03:58 AM   #2
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sounds like the 8.3 name format
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8.3_filename

can you post the output of your host /etc/fstab pls

leaping ahead...if you have no usb mention in there you may be using udev to mount removable devices and or Hal.
 
  


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