linux max filename length

chad at chad at
Tue May 6 11:16:05 MDT 2008

On May 6, 2008, at 11:11 AM, Wade Preston Shearer wrote:

> What is the max length for a filename on linux? As this probably  
> various from one file system to the next, I would be interested in  
> each and how they compare.
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Wikipedia has a table on max filenames and max file system size;

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