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Re: Factoring out Content-Disposition (i123)

From: William A. Rowe, Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2008 02:29:10 -0500
Message-ID: <48AA7646.6010702@rowe-clan.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
CC: Frank Ellermann <hmdmhdfmhdjmzdtjmzdtzktdkztdjz@gmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org

Julian Reschke wrote:
> 
>> A file system supporting Unicode (UTF-8 or UTF-16)
>> should be able to store about 50 or 75 code points.
> 
> Not sure how you come to that conclusion. For NTFS, the limit depends on 
> the API which is used and is either 64 or "unlimited" (I think).

On NTFS it's most certainly 255 characters or 248 for directory element
names.  See http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa365247(VS.85).aspx
On linux today, it's typically 255 characters (NAME_MAX).
Received on Tuesday, 19 August 2008 07:30:06 GMT

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