From: Aaron Jones <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Cc: Christoph Loesch <email@example.com> Subject: Re: Android app: length of name Date: Sat, 6 Nov 2021 16:54:42 +0000 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> [-- Attachment #1.1: Type: text/plain, Size: 616 bytes --] On 06/11/2021 13:22, Christoph Loesch wrote: > Hi, > > in the android app the name is limited to 15 characters. > > Does that have a specific reason? > Is it possible to allow a longer name like e.g. 32 characters? > > On importing a file the error "Invalid name" could be more specific > to that. Because I had to struggle with the file name until I found > out it is just a limitation of the length. > > Kind regards, > Christoph The network name determines the interface name, and on Linux, the length of an interface name (e.g. "eth0") is limited to 15 characters. Regards, Aaron Jones [-- Attachment #2: OpenPGP digital signature --] [-- Type: application/pgp-signature, Size: 833 bytes --]
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-11-06 16:54 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-11-06 13:22 Christoph Loesch 2021-11-06 16:54 ` Aaron Jones [this message] 2021-11-06 17:21 ` Christoph Loesch 2021-11-06 21:20 ` Jeffrey Walton
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