12, not 8 char limit in testparm?
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Tue Sep 16 15:28:54 GMT 2003
Well, I've made a change... It currently reads:
WARNING: You have some share names that are longer than 12 characters.
These may not be accessible to some older clients.
(Eg. Windows9x, WindowsMe, and smbclient prior to Samba 3.0.
I'm happy to change it to something better if there is agreement.
On Tue, Sep 16, 2003 at 07:21:25AM -0400, David Collier-Brown -- Customer Engineering wrote:
> Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> >Browsing itself doesn't fail. The RAP calls simply don't return names
> >longer than 12 chars. Those shares are "invisible" to older clients.
> Hmmn... how about "...these shares may be invisible
> to Windows 9X and ME clients".
> I admit I'm also assuming that all the old copies of
> smbclient were taken out of service by the time
> this message gets into production (;-))
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