Michael.Gerdts at usa.alcatel.com
Tue Nov 13 07:03:12 GMT 2001
Confirmed. File read from a share with the default write cache size,
written with Word 97 on Win2k to a share with the write cache size
od -c orig.doc > /tmp/od
od -c copy.doc > /tmp/odbug
(gnu)diff -y od odbug
At offset (octal) 010000 I get null blocks until offset (octal) 051000.
After offset 052000 things may match up OK again. Closer checking is
required to verify this.
On Tue, 2001-11-13 at 09:15, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> Can anyone confirm or deny?
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2001 14:28:28 +0100
> From: D.W. Bouhuijs <derk at science.uva.nl>
> To: samba-ntdom at lists.samba.org
> Subject: BUG?
> Samba team.
> Samba 2.2.2, Solaris 8, Windows 2000SP2, MS-Word '97/2000 both SR1a.
> If enabled in smb.conf:
> write cache size = 262144 (man page smb.conf)
> A document saved to a mounted drive will become corrupt.
> This occures using MS-Word 97/2000 with Windows 2000 only.
> It only happens if the file is saved normally (as '97 or 2K format).
> If compared, saved files shows blocks filled with zero's.
> If disabled or excluded (default) it seems to be OK.
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