File Suffix

Björnke von Gierke bvg at
Fri Jan 21 13:14:53 EST 2011

just wanted to note that one of the big advertised features of win98 was getting rid of the three char extension limitation, after win 95 allowed longer filenames.

On 21 Jan 2011, at 19:05, Bob Sneidar wrote:

> I believe this started back with Adobe, where you could name a file .jpg or .jpeg. I was under the impression it was for compatibility with OS X which named files any which way, because their OS is not dependent on a dot extension like Windows was. 

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