[Samba] Re: ClearCase Interop problem with recent Samba versions
tombork at web.de
Fri Feb 16 21:27:07 GMT 2007
Volker Lendecke wrote:
>> My experience is that "host msdfs" is OK since it just sets the
>> capability bit. "msdfs root" can cause changes in client behaviour. We
>> saw this in netbench testing ... I can probably dig up the traces if
> Probably you're right. When doing the negprot the server
> can't know whether I want to connect to a dfs share or not.
I also remember the problem of one user, who was wondering about the
fact, that there was no quota tab in his shares after this change:
> Stefan Gohmann wrote:
>> > Hello,
>> > after I added
>> > host msdfs = no
>> > msdfs root = no
>> > to my smb.conf the quota tab is available.
> That makes sense. I doubt MS supports quotas on
> DFS root shares. Thanks.
I don't think it was a good idea to set these options per default.
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