Win7 blue screen when accessing previous version of a share

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Jun 1 09:13:20 MDT 2010

On Tue, Jun 01, 2010 at 05:36:52PM +0300, Uri Simchoni wrote:
> I posted yesterday to the samba list, but since then I
> also tested it on the latest samba release, so I'm
> reporting it again on this list.
> I have Samba 3.5.3 set up with shadow_copy2 module, and a
> specific data set (one dir and 2 files) in the shadow
> location. Using a Win7 client, I right-click on the share,
> click "Restore Previous Versions", and select the shadow
> copy. When I enter the directory in the shadow, Win7
> crashes (blue screen). Happens consistently with any Win7
> client.
> The blue screen message indicates "RDR_FILE_SYSTEM" so
> it's probably in the CIFS client.
> I checked against a Win2K3 server, and astonishingly
> enough, Windows doesn't show the previous version of the
> folder - it show the current version (works OK with
> Vista), so I can't tell what would have happened with a
> Win2K3 server.
> This is probably a Win7 problem but I have no idea how to
> report it to MS or otherwise advance this matter.

Can you get us network traces of Windows 7 running both
against Windows server and Samba?


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