Slow response in Windows Explorer Window

Brentnell, Greg ISC Greg.Brentnell at
Wed Oct 17 09:25:02 GMT 2001

Our current settings are:

case sensitive = no
preserve case = Yes
short preserve case = Yes

Is this not the most optimized method already?

Our current clients are NT/2000 only...


-----Original Message-----
From: Gerald (Jerry) Carter [mailto:jerry at]
Sent: Wednesday, October 17, 2001 10:22 AM
To: Yarnton, Tom ISC
Cc: Brentnell, Greg ISC; 'samba at'; Miller, Greg ISC;
Leach, Guy ISC
Subject: RE: Slow response in Windows Explorer Window

On Wed, 17 Oct 2001, Yarnton, Tom ISC wrote:

> Yes it is possible to reorg some of the directories, particularily the
> converted plans. COMS would also have to be rewritten to space out file
> locations.
> Can the 8.3 notation be turned off ? We do not need backward

Not currently.  What clients are you using?  Win9x?  or NT/2000?

> Can case insensitivity be turned off ? Almost all of our file names are
> numbers eg. 12123_12133.

	case sensitive = yes

but it may break some applications.

cheers, jerry
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