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Can a filename be longer than 8 characters?

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Can a filename be longer than 8 characters?

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In the past, operation systems did not allow for filenames longer than 8 characters for the name and 3 characters for the extension. Modern operating systems support filenames containing dozens of characters, so this is not a problem anymore. Applications using the former limit should be updated.

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