Allowing veto files = /blah-blah-blah/ to contain \3 ...

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri Apr 30 18:21:17 MDT 2010

On Fri, Apr 30, 2010 at 04:06:28PM -0700, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Hi,
> In mixed environments (Mac and Windows) you don't want to veto /Icon?/
> because iTunes needs to create files like Icon1 Icon2 etc.
> However, if Mac users copy folders onto a Samba server that have
> customized icons in them, they end up with a file called Icon\r.
> We wanted to veto just these files.
> The following patch allows you to do: veto files = /Icon\r/

Hmmm. This is horrid, but I'm sure it works. Can't you
use talloc_all_string_sub(ctx, buf, "\\r", "\r", 0);
to do the same (look at the use in smbd/chgpasswd.c).


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