Problems with map hidden (and possibly map system)

Glen Gibb grg at
Wed Nov 6 22:28:01 GMT 2002

On Wed, 6 Nov 2002, Glen Gibb wrote:

> New Test Case:
> ==============
> 1. Create a file on a local drive
> 2. Copy the file to the server (eg. by dragging).
> 3. Change the hidden attribute of the local file
> 4. Copy file to server
> 5. A message will appear asking if you want to replace the file. Say yes
> Copying from 2k to NT works fine.
> Copying from 2k to Samba with map hidden = no works fine
> Copying from 2k to Samba with map hidden = yes FAILS (ps. make sure the
> create mask doesn't clear the world execute bit).

Forgot to mention that the problem exists with unpatched samba, but it
works fine when the patch I supplied is applied.


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