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    SubjectRe: NTFS-like streams?
    Alexander Viro wrote:
    > > AFAIK, NTFS also supports "short names." Ug. Lee.
    > I dearly hope that SAMBA will be able to live without them (that, IIRC,
    > was the reason to keep them on VFAT).

    Here's a few references on NTFS name mangling:

    A lot of people advocate disabling short-name creation
    ( due to performance
    and security concerns:

    ... mangled names are such a bad idea that
    even Microsoft advocates disabling them.

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