Problems with SMB.CONF (2nd)

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem at
Thu Dec 24 16:39:22 GMT 1998


>> >> >3. The "dont descend" parameter for the "root" share name has not any
>> >> >   effect!

>> Can you provide a log made with debug level 8 of some test case?

>OK, enclosed are log files with debug level 8 which I connect to the
>"root" service and descend (!) to the /dev directory.

Your logs show clearly that samba is using "./dev" instead of "/dev". As far as I 
remember there is a hint in "man smb.conf" that one has to experiment a little 
with i.e. "./dev" and so on.

Would you please be so kind: try this and report about your (non-)success?

Hasta la vista,

Robert.Dahlem at
Radio Bornheim - 2:2461/332 at fidonet +49-69-4930830  (ZyX, V34)
                 2:2461/326 at fidonet +49-69-94414444 (ISDN X.75)

More information about the samba mailing list