Samba 3.0.0 RC1 Panic on saving excel files

Tim Potter tpot at
Tue Aug 12 14:27:02 GMT 2003

On Tue, Aug 12, 2003 at 01:17:04PM +0200, Marc Groot Koerkamp wrote:

> With the latest samba 3.0.0 CVS version (as well as previous CVS versions)
> I cannot save files from excel '97. Files are stored as a temp file with
> no extension and a combination of characters. Reopening that file works
> and I can save it again as the intended filename but save it again deletes
> the file and creates the temp file again.
> The filessystem I use is XFS and to make sure it isn't the filesystem I
> also recompiled a 2.4.21 kernel with XFS support.
> Samba is compiled with acl support. I also experimented with setting
> kernel oplocks to false but no result.

Hi Marc.  Can you create a bug for this at
It would be great if you could upload the log there.



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