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Old 11-03-2005, 10:06 PM   #1
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long filename problem


i have 4 fileserver running slackware problem many of my user is creating so long filename and also some of my user are creating long folder name and i have experiencing problem in my files went i tried to backup the files.
is there a way or script that automatically denied a user or limit the long filename to be created? thks!
Old 11-03-2005, 10:19 PM   #2
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I don't know how to limit the file names, but you could just put the files inside a tar file, that will save the long file names

Limiting the length of the files it's not a good way to solve this IMHO.

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