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Old 06-25-2008, 11:02 PM   #1
zwtang
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How to stop Linux changing the case of my file (build in Windows) names?


Hi:

I installed a SUSE Linux 10.3 in my computer. I have some files built in Windows XP. While I copied them to SUSE 10.3, all the upcase letters in the file names or folder names were altered to lower case. I would very much appreciate to know how to stop Linux from doing this.

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Old 06-26-2008, 05:05 AM   #2
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I don't knoe easy method in SUSE if it exists. But you edit /etc/fstab. In options column, add shortname=winnt,posix. This maintains case for working between windows and linux for me in my debian etch.
 
Old 06-26-2008, 07:00 AM   #3
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What did you use? Konqueror maintains the names integrity I think.
 
  


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