problem in mounting win95 shares

motec - Andrew Dennison andrew.dennison at
Mon Oct 26 22:45:15 GMT 1998

Maybe the kernel patch mentioned below would fix the problems recently
discussed relating to smbtar missing files when backing up PC's... just a


Andrew Dennison
Engineering Manager - MoTeC Australia

-----Original Message-----
From: samba at [mailto:samba at]On Behalf Of
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Sent: Monday, 26 October 1998 3:58
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Subject: Re: problem in mounting win95 shares

*- Bartlomiej Jarocki wrote about "problem in mounting win95 shares"
| I have strange problem when mounting win95 shares (different OSRs) from
| my linux server (i586 kernel 2.0.34). I see wrong number of files in
| remote directories (esp. dirs with lot of files - >50 ). Sometimes I see
| more sometimes less.

Try this kernel patch.  I have applied it to both 2.0.34 and 2.0.35
and it fixed ls not showing all directory entries.

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 because by that time you will be a mile away and have their shoes."
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