hide dot files in 3.0.20(a,b)

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Nov 30 16:24:18 GMT 2005

On Wed, Nov 30, 2005 at 01:55:10PM +0100, Ingo Steuwer wrote:
> Hello
> the "hide dot files"-option seems to be broken in the security-releaes 3.0.20a 
> and 3.0.20b. Files which are marked hidden with 3.0.20 are not with newer 
> versions.
> testparm seems to be OK, it shows the option only if it is set to "No", not if 
> it is absent or set to "Yes".
> I believe (haven't tested) this is due to the changes in dosmode.c, in 3.0.20 
> "lp_hide_dot_files()" is called after "get_ea_dos_attribute()", in 3.0.20b 
> it's vice versa.
> Is this a known bug?

Yes it will be fixed in 3.0.21.


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