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Using Long-Filename on a Netware Server
You have connected to a Netware server from
Windows95 or NT4, but now have to find out, that your nice
"long Filenames" are still only stored as the old 8.3
names on the Novell-Netware server ?
Again, the "Windows95 Resource Kit"
offers the solution:
That support for "Long Filenames" was originally
developed for supporting OS/2, but works also fine with Windows95
|Update for Novell
Intranetware/Netware 4.11 Servers
|Novell has adjusted to the situation
in the market:
OS/2 (for which the Long-Filenames-feature was originally
was NOT successful as a desktop-operating system !
Windows95/NT systems are using the support for
Novell has renamed the Netware-Model (from "OS2.NAM"
(a more neutral name) "LONG.NAM",
so please use now the following commands on the Netware
ADD NAME SPACE LONG TO VOLUME SYS
Part of the functionality of
"Long-Filenames" is the possibility to store
case-sensitive names, i.e. having also lower-case characters are
part of a filename. Just make sure, that this is NOT deactivated
in the properties of the "Client for Netware Networks":
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