cant access to files more than 128 utf-8 symbol long names

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Dec 10 15:33:00 GMT 2013

On Dec 10 16:48, Noel Grandin wrote:
> On 2013-12-10 12:27, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >Sorry if that is frustrating in your current situation, but this
> >isn't something we can just change at a whim and go ahead. It
> >would break compatibility with all existing Cygwin executables.
> Maybe this is something that could be fixed only in the 64-bit version of Cygwin?

Did you really read my mail?  There is no fix.  You can handle this
wrongly one way or the other.  If in doubt, I prefer the POSIXly correct


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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