Fix for setatr in clifile.c

Satwik Hebbar satwikh at
Thu Jun 2 05:46:16 GMT 2005

Sorry folks, this accidentally got sent out, i dunno how actually. Please  
do ignore this mail as I have already sent a mail on this issue and got it  
resolved with Derrell. I think my mail client had this in its outbox for a  
long time as i remember it failing once before. sorry again!


On Thu, 02 Jun 2005 10:50:01 +0530, Satwik Hebbar <satwikh at>  

> Hey,
> I was using the cli_setatr function of the smbclient for setting file  
> attributes on a file and the cli_setattrE function for setting timestats  
> on the file. Both the functions were converting times to the dos format  
> before putting them onto the wire. While this works fine for setattrE,  
> setatr, which accepts a time_t value for the last write time for the  
> file, sets the incorrect last write value on the file. This is because  
> setatr expects times in the unix format and when I made that change to  
> the code, it started setting the proper last write time value.
> How do I submit the patch for this one? And how does it get verified?
> Satwik.

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