long name shares

Jean Francois Micouleau Jean-Francois.Micouleau at dalalu.fr
Mon Nov 20 11:13:00 GMT 2000

On Mon, 20 Nov 2000, Simo Sorce wrote:

> Hi, I've seen NT is not able to use samba shares longer 12 chars.
> While they are correctly shown as shares, tring to connect to this
> shares throws an error.
> I've tested on 2.0.7 and HEAD CVS.
> I've also got a trace between NT4sp6 and HEAD and between 2 NT4sp6.
> I got only an ethereal trace of the connection to the shares (a bit
> difficult as running 2 NT4 and ethereal + gnome with 128M RAM is a Pain
> :( )
> What I've seen is that beetwen NT4sp6 and HEAD,
> NT issues only SRV_NETSHAREENUM requests, samba answers correctly and NT
> fail.

Are you sure samba answers correctly ? A quick look at parse_srv.c from
HEAD shows some missing prs_align(). 

> Instead beetwen the 2 NT I see TRANS2... packets and it works!
> Is this connected to the kind of LANMAN protocol used?
> (I see from logs that samba choose LM0.12)

LM0.12 should also be negociated between 2 NT box ?


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