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Windows 10 started to support long file names. Can we?

CBFS supports long file names since version 3. The problem with Windows is not that it doesn't support long file names before that patch (it actually does support long names for about 20 year). The problem is in the applications, which have a hard-coded maximal length of the path, because that length is defined as a MAX_PATH constant in Windows SDK and all supplementary SDKs, and it's fixed to be 260 chars for the complete path. So if you start handling or allowing long file names, you will have all sorts of troubles with that applications.

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