samba share file filter bug (?)

Alessandro Briosi tsdogs at
Fri May 11 13:53:32 MDT 2012

Il 11.05.2012 21:24 Günter Kukkukk ha scritto:
> we already were discussing this some time ago.
> See this thread 
> When connected with smbclient you can retrieve the mangled name with
> altname DAB11846_17.txt
> DC78E7~1.TXT
> You see that the mangled name is "DC78E7~1.TXT", which matches DC*
> Jeremy (jra) told me in an internal email that this matches the
> windows behaviour, which we should follow.
> You can disable this on a share by share basis with
>    mangled names = no

Thank you for the explanation.
Although it seems windows isn't doing the same mangle

smb: \> altname DAB11846_170005.txt


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