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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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