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How do I mount my CD so that I can read the file names stored on the cd as the actual names and not truncated to 8chars max. EG a file will contain the name IL2Sturmovik and it will appear as ILStur~k.
There are common extensions to ISO 9660 to deal with the limitations. Rock Ridge supports the preservation of Unix-style permissions and longer ASCII-coded names; Joliet supports names stored in Unicode, thus allowing almost any character to be used, even from non-Latin scripts; El Torito enables CDs to be bootable on PC; Apple ISO9660 Extensions adds support for Mac OS specific file properties such as Resource forks, file backup date and more.
ISO 13490 is basically ISO 9660 with multisession support.
For operating systems which do not support any extensions, there is a name translation file TRANS.TBL. It should be located in each directory, including root directory. Now obsolete.
Basically you need to use either Rock Ridge or Joilet extensions on your system (depending on which was used to create the CD).
If you are burning the CDs yourself, you will need to make sure that the appropriate extension is also turned on in your CD burner. If the CD isn't burnt with Rock Ridge or Joilet in the first place, then the full filenames won't be written back to the CD and you won't be able to read them back no matter what you do.