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Maximum filename size in ext2

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What is the maximum length of a filename in ext2. Is it 255, as in NTFS and Fat32?
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The maximal file name size is 255 characters. This limit could be extended to 1012 if needed.
http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/Filesystems-HOWTO.html
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