Re: Samba MSDFS and tree structure problem

Shirish Kalele kalele at
Thu Aug 23 17:37:41 GMT 2001

On Thu, 23 Aug 2001, [iso-8859-2] Michal Ambroz wrote:

>    Hello again,
>> > it seems to be working (since now I checked it against winNT, W2K and
>> > Win98 and going to test it on  and win95 - checked it on structure
>> > with three levels of directories ).
>    Win95 msdfs client seems to have still some problems with this
>feature. It behaves kind of strange to it. When you have link in
>dfsroot it correctly follows that link. But when you have it under
>some directory it visibly tries something, but than it refuses
>without any notice. When I do the same against real NT dfs root, with
>the very same structure it goes well on the same machine. Donno why,
>just wanted to mention that.
Would it possible for you to get a network trace (using snoop/tcpdump
etc.) and a samba level 10 log of your win95 client and the samba server
when you browse the dfs links? 


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