Samba4 shared FS + MacOS issue

George K Colley gcolley at
Tue Jan 27 03:13:00 GMT 2009

SMB Packet Signing should be working fine with 10.5.6 so I am guessing  
someelse is wrong. Can you get me a tcpdump of this happening:
On Jan 26, 2009, at 12:01 PM, Xavier Ambrosioni wrote:

> Hi,
> I installed samba4 alpha6 on an ubuntu system and I succeded to join  
> my MacOS X 10.5.6 to the AD domain hosted by samba. It seems to work  
> well.
> However, I have the following issue with the shared FS I mount on my  
> Mac from samba server:
>  - When I try to copy a file to this FS, I've got the following  
> error: The file name is too long or contains invalid characters.
> I found on the web that a lot of people have that issue with w2k  
> servers and the solution seems to disabe the SMB Packet Signing.
> Is there a way to disable that feature in samba4 ?
> Thank you for your help and congratulation for the work done on  
> samba4. If I can get that issue solved, I think I will try to use  
> samba4 AD in production with about 5 clients (4 mac and 1 windows)
> Best regards
> Xavier

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