Re: Your backup is unsafe!

Khimenko Victor (
Sun, 1 Aug 1999 19:25:41 +0400 (MSD)

On Sun, 1 Aug 1999, Riley Williams wrote:

> Can I also ask one question about VFAT which I am not certain about:
> Where an entry has both an 8.3 name and a LFN, is the 8.3 name set by
> the LFN to be specifically one thing?
> The reason I ask this is that my understanding of the way the VFAT fs
> works implies that the two names are effectively independant, and the
> only requirement attached to them is that they both point to the same
> file.
Wrong. LFN is attached to short name.

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