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What is the max filename length in the SVCPACK folder?


Does it make any difference if the file name is:

EAC0.95
EAC
ExactAudioCopy0.95
ExactAudioCopy


Are there any disadvantages/restrictions using a long file names in this case?


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not that i know of
but i keep the file name short
but the .cab file name i use a long name
like
java 2 env 5 update 7
j2e5u7.exe for the silent install file but the java 2 env 5 update 7.cab
so i know what im looking at , or if your good you can remeber the shorten name so its all good :)
what is the limit ... i dont know ...
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it doesnt make any difference....

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OK, great B)

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But on the unattended guide, when installing updates, it sez to rename WindowsXP-KBxxxxxxxx-ENU.exe to KBxxxxxxxx.exe. This hints not too long filenames? Who knows, but I haven't been able to go over 10 characters.




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