STEP to REPRODUCE:
7.01.053 Service Manager 7 system
Using Windows client : Login as falcon
Go to forms designer : contacts.g
Modify the "Primary Configuration Item:" (logical.name) comfill object to have Maximum Chars set to 5
Save the form, exit, logout and back in
Go to database manager
Search for an existing contact
Once a record is selected, type a new value in the logical.name field "123456789"
Note, the field will allow you to type the full value into the field even though the max chars is set to 5
Now save the record.
Note the data is stored 123456789 even though the maximum chars property is set to 5