The length to which host names are shortened
One of four parameters (see also
cpuid/trunc_left>, cpuid/behind_last>, andcpuid/before_first>), which are used tocontrol how long external host names are converted to short internal R/3host names.
If necessary, the long host name is taken out of a longer networkaddress name using separators. The parameter is then checked to de
termine whether the name is too long. If the name is too long, it isshortened at the left or right according to
Number of Characters
Who is allowed
Limitation for os
Limitation for db
The five associated parameters are applied in the following
The standard permitted length. This is release dependent. In olderReleases the standard length was 8. In Release 99, it is usually 13 andin later Releases, it is 32.
A number between 6 and 32.