Extracting JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3.1 standalone on Windows environment causes "Total path and file name length must not exceed 260 characters"

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Issue

  • I have downloaded JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3.1 standalone and when I am trying to unzip it on my Windows system, it gives the following errors.
D:\Downloads\BRMS Standalone\brms-p-5.3.1.GA-standalone.zip: Cannot create brms-standalone-5.3.1\jboss-as\server\default\deploy\jboss-brms.war\WEB-INF\classes\org\drools\guvnor\client\widgets\wizards\assets\decisiontable\FactPatternConstraintsPageViewImpl$FactPatternConstraintsPageWidgetBinder.class
    Total path and file name length must not exceed 260 characters
    The system cannot find the path specified.
D:\Downloads\BRMS Standalone\brms-p-5.3.1.GA-standalone.zip: Cannot create brms-standalone-5.3.1\jboss-as\server\default\deploy\jboss-brms.war\WEB-INF\classes\org\drools\guvnor\client\widgets\wizards\assets\decisiontable\ActionInsertFactFieldsPageViewImpl$ActionInsertFactFieldsPageWidgetBinder.class
    Total path and file name length must not exceed 260 characters
D:\Downloads\BRMS Standalone\brms-p-5.3.1.GA-standalone.zip: Cannot create brms-standalone-5.3.1\jboss-as\server\default\deploy\jboss-brms.war\WEB-INF\classes\org\drools\guvnor\client\widgets\wizards\assets\decisiontable\cells\ActionInsertFactFieldPatternCell$ActionInsertFactFieldPatternCellTemplate.class
    Total path and file name length must not exceed 260 characters
D:\Downloads\BRMS Standalone\brms-p-5.3.1.GA-standalone.zip: Cannot create brms-standalone-5.3.1\jboss-as\server\default\deploy\jboss-brms.war\WEB-INF\classes\org\drools\guvnor\client\decisiontable\widget\VerticalDecisionTableHeaderWidget$HeaderWidget$HeaderSplitter$HeaderRowAnimation.class
    Total path and file name length must not exceed 260 characters
    The system cannot find the path specified.

Can you please advice me how to solve this issue?

Environment

  • JBoss Enterprise Business Rules Management System Platform (BRMS)
    • 5.3.1

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