Samba caching directory handles? (Writes to incorrect home dir)

Andrew Tridgell tridge at
Tue May 15 23:44:04 GMT 2001

> Question: Which clients will have this problem? Are there any clients
> which may encounter this problem but do not support DFS?
> If we can tell server-side whether the client supports DFS, just send a
> DFS redirect: if it's too old to support DFS, hopefully it's also too old
> to have this sharename caching "feature"??

I think that's all OK, but it is a hack solution. I'm not sure its a
good idea (I know I suggested it, I just don't like it that much).

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