Problem: Watching Directories from WinNT+

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Jul 23 13:00:45 GMT 2003

On Wed, 2003-07-23 at 20:30, Claus Faber wrote:
> Hi there,
> I'm trying to watch the changes in a directory from WinNT (XP as a matter of
> fact). It works fine watching directories on a remote WinNT computer but
> doesn't with a remote Samba Server:

Which version of Samba?  Support for this has been improved in recent
versions, but I understand that samba (at least used to) reply with 'too
many files changed' rather than '1 file changed', which may confuse your

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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