map hidden and map system

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Thu Feb 11 03:33:39 GMT 1999


I was testing out map hidden and map system

Samba seems to return System or Hidden attributes if these are set and the
appropriate mode bits are set, but if a client (smbclient or Windows) tries
to set these bits, the request seems to be silently ignored by smbd.

Is this intended behaviour?

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at, NIC-Handle:RJS96
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