[jcifs] jCIFS and Share name length?

Allen, Michael B (RSCH) Michael_B_Allen at ml.com
Thu Nov 15 10:52:41 EST 2001

I don't know much about the problem. I need to just try it and see what it looks like on the
wire. If it's a RAP call it should work already (which suggests that it is not). If it's DCE RPC it
will be a while before I get around to that (possibly never).


> -----Original Message-----
> From:	rjw [SMTP:rob at wygand.com]
> Sent:	Wednesday, November 14, 2001 6:47 PM
> To:	jcifs at samba.org
> Subject:	[jcifs] jCIFS and Share name length?
> Hey Mike,
> Are there any plans to support share names longer than 13 characters? 
> We've got some NT servers here with share names like 
> someshare_is_really_long.
> I assume this is a huge change? (A newer version of the protocol, I'd 
> imagine?
> Thanks,
> rjw
> -- 
> "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little
>   temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."

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