Problem using "_findfirst" and "_findnext" on Win2k (PATCH#269)

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Mon Mar 26 17:47:06 GMT 2001

hubert.jehasse at wrote:
> Hi,
> Using "_findfirst" and "_findnext" with a pattern like "directory\*.sdr"
> doesn't list all the content of the directory on Win2K when the directory is
> on a Samba server. I get only a few of the files with "sdr" extension.
> Using the same calls but with a pattern like "directory\*" works fine.
> I made the test with different Samba servers (linux, IBM, HP). All give the
> wrong result.
> Using the same programs on Windows NT4 works fine.

Can you tell me what version of Samba you're testing this
with ? We have done significant work on the wildcard matching
algorithm in the new Samba 2.2.


	Jeremy Allison,
	Samba Team.

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