[CentOS] Re: Problem copying files to flash drive

MHR mhullrich at gmail.com
Tue Aug 19 03:31:33 UTC 2008


On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 4:23 PM, Scott Silva <ssilva at sgvwater.com> wrote:
>
> I believe that long file names on fat32 take more than 1 directory entry
> each. If you had long names they can take up to 20 entries for each file.
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long_filename
>

That was probably it - there were actually 325 files in the base
directory, some with really long filenames.

Thanks!

mhr


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