Error: Long File Name
smbirbondzie at att.com
Thu May 13 18:14:36 GMT 1999
Herb Lewis wrote:
> Sam Mbir-Bondzie wrote:
> > Hello!
> > I am running samba 1.9.18 on unix irix 6.5 server which serve as disk
> > space for my clients.
> > Most of my clients map to the samba shares from windows NT or win95.
> > This system has been running for some months. I am now getting
> > complaints from two of my client that for the past three days when they
> > attempt to save their work on the share drive with filenames greather
> > than 8 letter or with underscore they receive an error message that the
> > filename is too long. On the other hand if they disconnect the network
> > drive and re-map it they are able the save their work with the same
> > filenames ( greather than 8 letters or with underscore). Is there a
> > solution to this strange problem?
> > Sam. Mbir-Bondzie
> > Sys. Admin.
> > AT & T
> I would suggest upgrading to 2.0.3 and see if the problem still exists.
> You can get inst packages from the main samba sites or
> Herb Lewis Silicon Graphics
> Technical Marketing 2011 N Shoreline Blvd
> Network Systems Division Mountain View, CA 94043
> herb at sgi.com Tel: 650-933-2177
> http://www.sgi.com Fax: 650-932-2177
I have already installed 2.0.3 on one of our machines but the problem is
that it is still in the testing stages and not available to my clients at
the moment. I hope to upgrade all the servers as soon as the testing is
AT & T
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