Interesting Blog Post about 8.3 names

Christian Ambach ambi at
Tue Nov 20 01:40:53 MST 2012

In case you are not following Jose's blog, there is an interesting post
about the performance impacts of 8.3 names on NTFS and how to disable
them to get more speed:

What would be the matching Samba options to disable 8.3 names
completely? Any idea how much that speed up Samba directory enumerations?


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