NetWare CIFS client [Was: [jcifs] Has anybody else seen problems with file namesthatstartwith a dot?]

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Thu Nov 6 14:26:00 EST 2003

Michael B Allen wrote:
> >> The target CIFS server with which I have encountered this issue is the
> >> one that comes with NetWare 6.5.
> >> The jCIFS client is running on a NetWare 6.0 SP3 host (JVM 1.3.1).
> >
> > I have a NetWare server I can run some
> > tests against.  I'll see if I can grab some time.
> I've failed to reproduce this behavior with NT 4.0 or Samba 2.2.

I did a quick check and it appears that I can't log in any more.  I've sent
a message to the Novell admin.

The other problem is that it's Netware 5 (I think) so I'm not sure if it
will have the same problems or not.

Chris -)-----

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