Re: Yeaaahhhh !!

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Thu Nov 09 2000 - 13:54:14 CET

On Thu, Nov 09, 2000 at 10:58:56AM +0000, Daniel Bourrion nicely wrote:
> Ok, i got the connection between my mulinux laptop and my mandrake
> desktop, i can read the files of the laptop from the dektop. Fantastic !!

Did you used Samba protocol, or other one?

> it remains just one problem : my files on the laptop have full names
> (like my really good novel.doc ), but i can only read them, from the
> desktop et via samba, under the 8.3 format (the old dos format).
> How can i get them on the dektop with their full names ??

mmm ... lack of knowledge. I, losing the hard-disk, also lose any
documentation about this old Samba release. Maybe, there was some
parameter about "filename mangling", or something else.


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