long filenames and zip archives

Stefan Bellon sbellon at sbellon.de
Sun Dec 21 09:36:56 PST 2003


Nick Burrett wrote:

> SparkFS 1.22 appears to have a 19 character filename limit.  There
> are 3 files in libstdc++ that are longer than this.  Are there other
> zipfile un-archivers out there that do not have this limitation ?

SparkFS 1.39 copes with longer filenames. However, it has to be Zip
format. The Spark file format is still limited to 13 characters per
filename.

And on my web site at http://www.sbellon.de/ there's a port of command
line unzip available which should cope in any case.

-- 
Stefan Bellon




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