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Re: Long File Path support

> Developers of other systems don't concern themselves with backwards compatibility as much.

HP-UX had this issue before Windows was an OS. It simply made it a mount option and long filenames quickly became the default, but the option of limiting filename lengths existed for customers who suffered from old applications which didn't handle them.

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